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15 July 2022
Confidentiality is an essential part of the bond of trust that exists between doctor and patient.
6 July 2022
Advice for nurse practitioners on avoiding patient complaints and what to do when something goes wrong.
A doctor's responsibility is to certify a deceased patient's cause of death by issuing a medical certificate of cause of death (MCCD).
The use of surveillance in healthcare settings can be problematic because of the need to protect patients' confidentiality.
17 June 2022
Explaining the complaints-handling process in the private sector and the Code of Practice from the Independent Sector Complaints Adjudication Service.
15 June 2022
A quick guide on issuing fit notes to patients who have been off sick, and your ethical obligations.
9 June 2022
What you need to know about disclosing patient information to third parties.
6 June 2022
You have an ethical duty to offer help in an emergency if you can. Make sure you have adequate indemnity in place.
25 May 2022
Writing a good response is a crucial part of successfully resolving a complaint.
9 May 2022
Advice for foundation doctors responding to a request from the coroner or procurator fiscal for a statement.