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The Law, Ethics, Professional Accountability, Nursing Documentation and Record Keeping – RCN (6254) | CPD (1436T2) Certified

The Law, Ethics, Professional Accountability, Nursing Documentation and Record Keeping – RCN (6254) | CPD (1436T2) Certified
This programme has been accredited by the RCN Centre for Professional Accreditation until 20th October 2018
Accreditation applies only to the educational content of the programme and does not apply to any product

The Law, Ethics, Professional Accountability, Nursing Documentation and Record Keeping
  • The Law, Ethics, Professional Accountability, Documentation & Record Keeping (LEPADR) Workshop is designed to provide learners with the underpinning concepts to explore the statutory and common laws and professional-ethical responsibilities of nurses in order to develop participant’s knowledge and critical thinking skills in the healthcare arena.
  • The qualification is ideal for new starters and experienced staff requiring a refresher alike and is designed for the health and social care sectors including private and government hospitals, ambulance services, nursing homes,residential care homes, domiciliary care providers, nurseries, doctor’s surgeries etc.
  • The qualification has been designed to incorporate the guidance and best practices of law and ethics from NMC, RCN, Department of Health, NICE, Health and Social Care Act and other government guidance.
Aims of workshop:
  • To enhance the knowledge, skills and attitudes of registered nurses andother healthcare professionals in the ethical and legal responsibilities oftheir professional practice in order for them to be aware of the implicationof their actions to the overall care that they render to their patients
  • To extend and enhance the knowledge and skills of registered nurses andother healthcare professionals in performing accurately and proficientlytheir responsibilities in documentation and recordkeeping
Course Details
  • Legislation and National Guidelines
  • The UK Law
  • UK Criminal Court System
  • The Aims of Sentencing
  • Framework for Ethical Dilemmas
  • Consent and Confidentiality
  • Disclosure with Consent
  • Disclosure without Consent
  • Consent for Care and Treatment
  • Informed Consent
  • Right to Refuse
  • The Data Protection Act
  • Caldicott Principle
  • The Freedom of Information
  • The Information Sharing Protocol
  • The Computer Misuse Act
  • Resource Allocation
  • Ethical Aspects of Resource Allocation
  • Mental Health-Mental Disorder
  • Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards
  • The Mental Capacity Act
  • End of Life Care Decisions
  • Active and Passive Euthanasia
  • The Competent and Incompetent Patient
  • Withdrawal of Artificial Nutrition and Hydration
  • Law of Consent Pertaining to Children
  • Safeguarding-Child Abuse
  • Negligence
  • Professional Code of Conduct
  • RCN Principles of Nursing Practice
  • Arenas of Accountability
  • NMC/GMC Structure
  • NMC Statistics Cases-Areas of Review and Sanctions
  • NMC Powers
  • Role of NMC Investigating Committee
  • Case Scenarios
  • Record Keeping and Documentation
  • Guidelines of Good Record Keeping
  • Health Records
  • Patient records include traditional communications
  • Benchmark and Best Practice in Recordkeeping
  • Common Errors in Record Keeping
  • Statements and Evidence in Court
  • Principles to be followed in Preparing a Statement
  • Knowledge Assessment Competency (with 3 Hours Participatory)
Target Candidates: Nurses, Doctors and other Healthcare Professionals
Duration: 0930-1730
Fee: £160
Lunch will not be provided only Tea and coffee will be provided in the morning and during breaks.

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RCN Accredited - The Law, Ethics, Professional Accountability, Nursing Documentation and Record Keeping

This programme has been accredited by the RCN Centre for Professional Accreditation until 14 August 2015 Accreditation applies only to the educational content of the programme and does not apply to any product

This programme has been accredited by the RCN Centre for Professional Accreditation until 20 October 2018 Accreditation applies only to the educational content of the programme and does not apply to any product

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CPD Accredited - The Law, Ethics, Professional Accountability, Nursing Documentation and Record Keeping

The Law, Ethics, Professional Accountability, Nursing Documentation and Record Keeping – RCN (6033) | CPD (1436T2) Certified

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