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Fully Booked: Healthcare and the Law:

24 May, 2018 - 09:30 - 25 May, 2018 - 16:30
HSE Corporate Relations Building, 63/64 Adelaide Road, Dublin 2

This two-day workshop is for Health and Social Care Professionals who need to know more about the implications of current healthcare legislation for their own practice and, where relevant, for that of their staff.
The course explores relevant legislation through use of case studies, and reference to current policies/guidelines and their practical application.

Some of the key areas to be covered will include:

• Accountability of Health and Social Care Professionals (CORU and Professional Regulation)
• Negligence and Duty of Care
• Record Keeping
• Information Governance
• Data Protection
• Freedom of Information
• Consent
• Capacity – the current legal situation and the implications of the Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) Act 2015
• Best Practice in Report Writing
• Witness Preparation and Giving Evidence in Courts, Inquests and Professional Conduct Hearings.