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Cover image for lecture: Nursing and Midwifery Rights and Regulations

Lecture Overview

This session discusses the impact that evidence and new knowledge are having on the regulation of nurses. Dr Linda Starr presents an overview of the professional bodies who govern how nurses and midwives' practice is regulated.

Educators

Portrait of Linda Starr
Linda Starr

Dr Linda Starr has undergraduate and postgraduate qualifications in general, mental health nursing, law, education and a PhD in legal issues in elder abuse. Linda has extensive experience as an RN in metropolitan and rural locations, in general nursing, mental health, forensic health, aged care and management. She has held senior positions in academia, including the dean of the School of Nursing and Midwifery. Linda has publications in health law and forensic health issues. Linda is an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Sciences at Flinders University and a consultant educator in health law and ethics for nurses, midwives and carers. She is chair of the SA Board of Nursing and Midwifery, fellow of the College of Nursing Australia, foundation president of the Australian Forensic Nurses Association, member on the School of Health Academic Advisory Board for Open Colleges and the international member on the Editorial Board for the Journal of Forensic Nursing. See Educator Profile

Reviews

4.5
26 Total Rating(s)
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bronwyn ann beecroft
29 Jun 2019

Very easy to watch.

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Ruth Curtis
30 May 2019

Good resource

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Michelle Murphy
29 May 2019

Excellent

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Alison Short
26 May 2019

Well presented and informative

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MARIA ELENI LUBA SILVA
24 May 2019

very informative

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Katie Spencer
22 May 2019

Very informative.

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Kaung Lynn
19 May 2019

good one.

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Alice Hay
14 May 2019

It was concise and very helpful.

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APEL MAHMUD
13 May 2019

Very lively and valuable information session for nurses.

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Laura Down
12 May 2019

Clear and concise information

Details
CPD1h 3m of CPD
Rating
4.5
Total Rating(s)  26
Published21 June 2018
Expires20 May 2020
Topics
Legal
Professional Practice Issues
Professional Issues
Professional Development
Learning Tools