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15 July 2022
Confidentiality is an essential part of the bond of trust that exists between doctor and patient.
13 July 2022
Here's what you need to know about GMC provisional enquiries and what to do if your case is being dealt with as one.
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.
14 June 2022
Doctors may be required to prepare reports or statements for a number of purposes. Here are some general report writing tips.
9 June 2022
What you need to know about disclosing patient information to third parties.
6 June 2022
Make sure you have everything you need when providing medical cover at amateur and charity sporting competitions.