Cover image for lecture: Legal Ramifications of Missed Nursing Care

Lecture Overview

In this session, Dr Linda Starr analyses several real-life court cases that have involved errors of omission and how they relate to the Code of Conduct and Standards of Care.

Educators

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Linda Starr

Dr Linda Starr is a general and mental health qualified nurse, lawyer, and associate professor in the School of Nursing and Midwifery at Flinders University. Her research interests have been in health law for health practitioners, criminal law, forensic health care, and elder abuse investigation and prosecution, which was the subject of her PhD. Linda is currently the chair of the state board of the Nursing and Midwifery Board, Australia, the director on the Board of Directors at the Aged Rights Advocacy Service, and is the founding president of the Australian Forensic Nurses Association. She has an extensive speaking record, nationally and internationally, on issues in health law, forensic nursing, and elder abuse.

Reviews

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30 Total Rating(s)

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rochelle mcbryde
21 May 2019

Important subject which needs reinforcing but talk was a little disjointed

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rochelle mcbryde
21 May 2019

A little difficult to hear at times and was interesting but not fluent

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Linda Winberg
21 May 2019

Very informative.Good to listen to the case studies

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Linda Walker
18 May 2019

Informative

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Angela phelan
15 May 2019

Very interesting

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Kerry Emmett
13 May 2019

Great resource, love case studies as your can relate to them

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Karen Gruber
12 May 2019

Excellent and so important to meet our requirements and safe practices

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Vanessa Gebert
12 May 2019

Good resource to follow on from the Omissions topics.

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Kirstie Young
12 May 2019

Very interesting and useful.

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Robyn Cameron
12 May 2019

Great