Law, Ethics and Professional Standards in nursing and midwifery

November 21, 2024 (9:00 am - 4:00 pm)
November 21, 2024 (9:00 am - 4:00 pm)
Location: NSWNMA, 50 O'Dea Avenue Waterloo 2017
CPD Hours: 6
Cost: 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.

Please read the NSWNMA Education Cancellation, Refund and Catering Policy prior to registering for this course.

Lunch and refreshments are provided.

A CPD Certificate will be provided to attendees at the end of the seminar.

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