Training for members

MDDUS learning materials and courses are designed specifically for members and their teams to use either on an individual basis or in a team-based session. Our aim is to highlight some of the most common medico- and dento-legal risk areas and offer guidance and practical advice on achieving best practice.
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Consent - module 2

This video takes a closer look at the special circumstances of consent when patients lack capacity, both in relation to adult and child patients.

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End of life care - part 1

In part one of this two-part series of videos, we look at the essential medico-legal points relating to death and end of life issues

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End of life care - part 2

In the second of our two-part video module we turn our attention to three specific areas unique to end of life care: resuscitation decisions, advance care planning and requests from patients intending to end their own lives...

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Records management

This 20-minute tutorial explores the clinical and legal reasons for maintaining good patient records and how these can be invaluable when standards of care have been called into question

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Failure to refer

This 15-minute video explores some of the risks associated with delayed referrals and offers some practical medico-legal advice for practitioners

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Building a safety culture

If preventing harm is as straightforward as following and implementing proven good practice around risk management, why does avoidable harm still occur?

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Managing test results

This video guides you through the various stages involved in the results management chain, highlighting common pitfalls and providing a practical results management checklist

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Medico-legal principles

This video summarises the principles which apply to all aspects of medico-legal cases, including negligence claims, complaints, GMC investigations and inquiries into death

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Social media risks

In this video we will look at the risks involved in engaging with social media as an individual doctor and as a practice team

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Managing face-to-face complaints

This 25-minute video explores some of the more common dynamics present in a face-to-face encounter and suggests some practical advice for complaints handlers and healthcare professionals

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