Cover image for lecture: Reporting High-Risk Situations and Incidents (Part Two)

Lecture Overview

This session will explore the notion of documentation as a form of personal protection. It includes tips on anticipating tricky situations, which can become high-risk for you, completing 'risk-man' incident reports, and other timely ways of informing appropriate people.


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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.




11 Total Rating(s)

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Jennylyn Calacsan
20 Jan 2019

Cases used are very helpful!!!!

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suzanne roslyn mason
07 Jan 2019

examples made it very interesting

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Kalo Liga
01 Nov 2018

Such a relevant topic for everyone to be aware of and the benefits of the multidisciplinary team for the patients, high level of interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills

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Elaine elizabeth bechaz
31 Oct 2018

Useful and informative session that provides a refresher on the need for excellent communication and documentation skills to ensure best possible outcomes for patient care.

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Annabel Holmes
26 Oct 2018

Part 2 of this video compelling.

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dinia hipolito
13 Oct 2018

well presented

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Candace Pederson
04 Sep 2018

Very well presented! Shows how important it is to leave evidence alone in the case of the murder. Showed just how important documentation is.

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Kathleen Ann Holland
14 Aug 2018

I found this session very interesting and engaging and would recommendit to colleagues. It shows just how important itis to document and how clear and concisewere it also shows how important itis to leave things obesity forthe benefit if the coroner and investigators.

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Ellen Mea Aguirre
11 Aug 2018

very important as this will help ensure that we did proper care and also will help protect as

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Maureen Huggins
10 Aug 2018

Informative and thought provoking information provided