Know where you stand with Law, Ethics and Professional Standards in Nursing and Midwifery

Professional Courses


All Specialties

Members $95
Non-members $190
Lunch and refreshments provided

This workshop explores the importance of the legal and ethical frameworks that govern our everyday practice under national registration. 

Course Content:

  • The Australian legal system and laws that affect nurses and midwives;
  • Explore the co-regulatory system of nursing and midwifery within NSW;
  • Breakdown how complaints and notification processes work within NSW;
  • Unpack the confusion around consent;
  • Gain a better understanding of where and how restraint can and cannot be used;
  • Gain an understanding of ethics in our everyday practice;
  • Develop a better understanding of how the Code of Conduct fits into your practice; and
  • The importance of documentation and escalation within the health care environment. 
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