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What is Gillick competence? Here's what you need to know about capacity and consent in young people.
15 August 2022
Consent in children and young people can be complex – and the law varies across the UK.
11 August 2022
Get to know the principles of parental responsibility with our quick guide.
9 August 2022
What you need to know about your professional obligations for reporting female genital mutilation (FGM).
3 August 2022
GPs need to be aware of local child protection procedures when identifying and safeguarding children at risk.
What you need to know about assessing testamentary capacity - the ability or understanding needed to make a valid will.
2 August 2022
You have a legal and ethical duty to raise concerns if you suspect a vulnerable adult patient is being abused or neglected.
26 July 2022
An introduction to coroners' inquiries in England and Wales and your duties as a doctor.
Getting a complaint response right first time is the best way to settle concerns and to reduce the risk of a complaint escalating.