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Your at-a-glance guide to the duty of candour.
9 October 2017
Patients travelling to malaria hotspots should be encouraged to seek early medical advice about preventative measures.
A doctor's religious beliefs or conscientious objection to a treatment may prevent them from agreeing to carry out certain actions.
5 October 2017
Court cases where a child is involved are subject to very strict statutory rules on confidentiality that apply to all family proceedings.
19 September 2017
Memory sticks are great for transporting your personal photos and documents. But they are not suitable for storing identifiable patient data. Here's why.
With the increased convenience of cloud computing come significant security and confidentiality risks.
30 August 2017
Dictated notes may pose problems if records aren't transcribed promptly, or if key information is left out.
GPs are required to complete the Statement of Fitness to Work free of charge when the patient has been off sick for more than seven calendar days.
22 August 2017
Explaining informed consent and the significance of Montgomery vs Lanarkshire Health Board.
15 August 2017
Patients become ‘challenging’ for a number of reasons. Here, we advise on managing the patient while protecting yourself, staff and other patients.
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