Failing to Act, Failing to Advocate - Is this Medical Negligence?

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36m
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Lecture Overview

What if you suspect a patient in your care has suffered abuse or if a colleague on shift is smelling of alcohol? In a situation like this, what is your legal responsibility? Barrister with the Victorian Bar (and registered nurse), Pierre Baume, delivers this in depth review of your legal obligations when it comes to mandatory reporting and advocating for your patient.
Details
CPD36m of CPD
First Published23 April 2018
Updated23 April 2018
Expires
29 May 2018
Learning Tools
Topics
Legal
Ethics
Patient Safety
Communication
Management