Practice Self-assessment Handbooks

  • 1-hour activity for MDA National members only.
  • Highlights risks that pose a potential threat to patient safety and satisfaction with your care and ways to minimise them.
  • After working through the handbook, complete an action plan to help you address areas of risk.
  • Professional development recognitions apply, see table below.
  • Four specialty versions available:
    • Surgical practice
    • Anaesthetic practice
    • Obstetric and Gynaecology practice
    • Medical practice (information is relevant to all medical practices).
  • Order your copy by emailing
  • Give your name, member number, and postal address and a copy of the handbook relevant to your specialty will be mailed to you.
  2019 CPD details 
Surgical practice  RACS Self report: 1 CPD point 'Journal reading' 

RANZCO Risk Management and Clinical Governance, Level 2, 1 point per hour
Anaesthetic practice
ANZCA One credit per hour in the Knowledge and Skills Category: Journal reading
Obstetric and Gynaecology practice RANZCOG 1 PD point per hour can be claimed in the Professional Qualities domain
Medical practice RACGP QI&CPD 2, Category 2 points, ID = 89404

ACRRM PDP 1 Core Point