This interactive course comprises three, two hour sessions over consecutive weeks and is designed for any doctor. The focus throughout is on the key medico-legal requirements and frameworks associated with good record keeping. Each session comprises a mixture of content delivery and self-directed learning/case discussion in breakout groups.
- Session one – 22 April 2021: Delegates will explore common pitfalls in record keeping and the ways in which medical records can be used to support you when medical action arises.
- Session two - 29 April 2021: GMC guidance in relation to record keeping will be highlighted, along with the importance of documenting key aspects of the consent process and documentation associated with use of chaperones.
- Session three - 13 May 2021: This final session will review how delegates can ensure medical records comply with data protection legislation and requirements. The common pitfalls associated new technology/ways of working and the impact on patient confidentiality will also be explored.
This course is jointly led by MDDUS risk advisers, Kay Grant and Alan Frame.
*Six hours of CPD accreditation from the Royal College of Physicians has been applied for.*
Fee for attending all three sessions:
MDDUS Member: £120
Non-MDDUS Member: £155
**To book your place, please click here.
To take part in this workshop:
- You must be able to access and join a Zoom meeting from whatever device you choose to use.
- Participants require a PC or laptop which has either a webcam and microphone integrated (or attached). Alternatively delegates can use a tablet/phone (although some functionality may be unavailable and you may not be able to see all delegates).
- Participants must be willing to share their names and webcam with other participants whilst attending the workshop.
- The Training & CPD team at MDDUS will email you joining instructions to attend the course of your choice a few days before the event.