44m
Linda Starr
20 May 2018

Reporting High-Risk Situations and Incidents (Part Two)

This session will explore the notion of documentation as a form of personal protection. It includes tips on anticipating tricky situations, which can become high-risk for you, completing 'risk-man' incident reports, and other timely ways of informing appropriate people.

Educator

Linda Starr

Educator

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.

Comments

14 Aug 2018
I found this session very interesting and engaging and would recommendit to colleagues. It shows just how important itis to document and how clear and concisewere must.be. it also shows how important itis to leave things obesity forthe benefit if the coroner and investigators.
11 Aug 2018
very important as this will help ensure that we did proper care and also will help protect as
10 Aug 2018
Informative and thought provoking information provided
10 Aug 2018
Gained more knowledge.

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