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February 27, 2024
A reminder for tomorrow Feb 28th, 3M Health Care Academy - Hypothermia Prevention
February 27, 2024
Want to Present a Webinar to Perioperative Nurses? 🩺 -

Email us at [email protected] to submit your interest and abstract
February 22, 2024
Early bird registrations close midnight tomorrow night (Friday 23rd February) for the Wangaratta Country Conference. VPNG look forward to welcoming all our delegates to beautiful Wangaratta.

Register now at:

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February 20, 2024
Our friends at 3M are hosting a webinar on 28th February at 6.30pm AEDST, "Optimising Perioperative Care : A National Consensus Update on the Latest Evidence – Based Practices for Hypothermia Prevention".
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February 12, 2024
Wangaratta - Early Bird Registration CLOSES SOON - Register at Early Bird prices prior to midnight 23/02/2024 -
February 8, 2024
Places are still available at our Introduction to Perioperative Nursing course to be held in Leongatha on March 1 and 2. If you or anyone you know are interested in a career in perioperative nursing, but don't know where to start, this is the course you need!

Our experienced anaesthetic/PACU and scrub/scout nurses provide an excellent 2-day interactive experience to help novices begin to build their confidence in the exciting perioperative environment.
January 31, 2024
The VPNG Podcast is back in 2024!
Our newest episode has just dropped on your favourite listening platform. Check it out now at
January 31, 2024
2024 VPNG Scholarships & Grants - Opening 1st February -
January 30, 2024
Introduction to Perioperative Nursing Course to be held at Leongatha on Friday 1st & Saturday 2nd March 2024. For more information:

Updated link for registration -
January 23, 2024
Reminder that Early Bird registrations are open for the 2024 Country Conference Wangaratta. Visit the website to register NOW!
January 20, 2024
VPNG are pleased to announce registration is now open for the 2024 VPNG Country Conference in beautiful Wangaratta. Early bird prices close at midnight on 23rd February. Registration is available at:
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January 18, 2024
And the third and final in the Ethics series at Deakin University, to be held on Friday 9th February. "Clinical Ethics: Perioperative Care 2", focusing on complex ethical challenges in perioperative care.
January 15, 2024
Another event in the series from our friends at Deakin University - this one is "Clinical Ethics: Perioperative Care".
Thursday February 8th, 8.30am - 5pm.
January 14, 2024
An invitation from Deakin University for those interested in ethics.
January 11, 2024
Looking for your next career move? Here is the opportunity for you!
University Hospital Geelong's Youang Surgery Centre/Greta Volum Centre are seeking an anaesthetic/PACU Associate Nurse Unit Manager to join their fantastic team.
No call, no nights, no weekends/public holidays - just a great team across 7 theatres in two suites providing excellence in healthcare to Geelong and Western Victoria.

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1300 72 11 69
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