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Lecture Overview

Why is it that you never see Correctional / Remand nursing being promoted as a good career progression role? Associate Professor Linda Starr argues that nursing people in prisons actually requires a much higher level of skill than most people recognise. Could this be the role for you?

Educators

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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

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4 Total Rating(s)
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Lynette hodder
31 May 2019

good

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Rod Tegge
01 May 2019

Easy to understand.

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Sabrina Payne
31 Oct 2018

Interesting

Details
CPD7m of CPD
Rating
4
Total Rating(s)  4
Published03 May 2017
Expires19 April 2020
Topics
Correctional / Remand
Forensics
Legal
Professional Practice Issues
Professional Issues
Professional Development
Learning Tools