Law, Ethics and Professional Standards in nursing and midwifery

Professional Courses

6 CPD

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.

Seminar Outline:

  • The Australian legal system and laws affecting nurses and midwives relevant to practice;
  • The Coroner, Coronial Inquests and making statements;
  • The co-regulatory system in NSW (complaints and notifications);
  • Professional obligations – documentation;
  • Code of Conduct and Code of Ethics;
  • Professional relationships and setting professional boundaries;
  • Obligations around the use of social media.
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