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