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3 May 2022
Laws around incapacity vary across the UK – but ultimately, you must consider the best interests of a patient who lacks capacity to make their own decisions.
In the right circumstances, a DNACPR order helps ensure that a patient's death is dignified and peaceful.
28 April 2022
Doctors have a statutory duty to notify the local authority of suspected cases of certain infectious diseases.
27 April 2022
How to respond to complaints in Northern Ireland, including monitoring and learning.
Understanding the essentials of revalidation.
25 April 2022
Who takes responsibility when a patient fails to attend an appointment - the doctor or the patient?
Your introduction to the NHS complaints procedure in Northern Ireland.
22 April 2022
Your duty of confidentiality to a patient continues after their death.
21 April 2022
What you need to know about taking part in maternity investigations with the Healthcare Safety Investigation Branch (HSIB).
20 April 2022
To ensure proper patient care and treatment, clinical information may need to be shared with other healthcare workers in the team – but only on a need-to-know basis.