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Learn about challenging patient interactions and get practical advice on how to issue warning letters, behaviour agreements and deal with unfair criticism on social media.
Healthcare professionals must be open and honest with patients when something goes wrong that causes, or has the potential to cause, harm or distress.
Dr Michael Devlin explores the facts and figures behind the sad reality of healthcare workers facing violence in the course of their job.
We share some fictitious medico-legal examples inspired by real cases...
Dr Michael Devlin discusses guidance and advice around handling threats to the safety of healthcare workers.
There are various ways for GPs to minimise the risk involved with out-of-hours consultations.
How to manage inappropriate patient behaviour and avoid blurring the lines with patient relationships.
Professor Frank Smith of CORESS explains how the charity gives surgeons a new opportunity to share and learn from their experiences.
An ophthalmic surgeon faces disciplinary action following the insertion of an incorrect lens during a cataracts procedure, which was not reported in time, leading to a patient complaint.