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Lecture Overview

In nursing, a challenging situation or decision to be made is likely to draw on your morals as well as ethics. In reference to healthcare legal issues, this lecture by Dr Linda Starr will help you to distinguish between ethical obligations in nursing and facing your own moral dilemmas.

Educators

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Linda Starr

Dr Linda Starr is a general and mental health qualified nurse, lawyer, and associate professor in the School of Nursing and Midwifery at Flinders University. Her research interests have been in health law for health practitioners, criminal law, forensic health care, and elder abuse investigation and prosecution, which was the subject of her PhD. Linda is currently the chair of the state board of the Nursing and Midwifery Board, Australia, the director on the Board of Directors at the Aged Rights Advocacy Service, and is the founding president of the Australian Forensic Nurses Association. She has an extensive speaking record, nationally and internationally, on issues in health law, forensic nursing, and elder abuse.

Reviews

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13 Total Rating(s)

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Deborah Stacey
18 Nov 2018

Very interesting session

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Helen Bourke
31 May 2018

really enjoyed this presentation. Dr Linda Starr subject matter was appropriate, informative and engaging​.

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Samantha Whitehouse
23 May 2018

informative interesting case studies

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Gabriella stuart
14 May 2018

Important topic, great presentation

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APEL MAHMUD
22 Apr 2018

Its very interesting and informative topics

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APEL MAHMUD
22 Apr 2018

Its very interesting and informative topics

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Jennifer Margaret Polglase
13 Apr 2018

Very informative. Use of case studies as examples was interesting.

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Jennifer Margaret Polglase
13 Apr 2018

Very informative. Use of case studies as examples was interesting.

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Soumyamol Binesh
04 Apr 2018

Informative

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Nicholas Stewart Cleave
09 Mar 2018

Great clarifiction between moral & ethical issues