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Cover image for lecture: Changing of the Guard: Patient-Directed Care

Lecture Overview

The modern patient has greater input and direction into their care now than they ever did before. With this in mind, what kind of ethical issues might this raise for healthcare professionals? What are your obligations in terms of providing care in this day and age?

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Linda Starr

Dr Linda Starr has undergraduate and postgraduate qualifications in general, mental health nursing, law, education and a PhD in legal issues in elder abuse. Linda has extensive experience as an RN in metropolitan and rural locations, in general nursing, mental health, forensic health, aged care and management. She has held senior positions in academia, including the dean of the School of Nursing and Midwifery. Linda has publications in health law and forensic health issues. Linda is an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Sciences at Flinders University and a consultant educator in health law and ethics for nurses, midwives and carers. She is chair of the SA Board of Nursing and Midwifery, fellow of the College of Nursing Australia, foundation president of the Australian Forensic Nurses Association, member on the School of Health Academic Advisory Board for Open Colleges and the international member on the Editorial Board for the Journal of Forensic Nursing. See Educator Profile

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Donna Patterson
28 Jan 2019

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Petra Wollermann
13 Jan 2018

Great update

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Monika Gupta
20 Nov 2017

Thanks

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CPD14m of CPD
Rating
3.7
Total Rating(s)  3
Published21 November 2017
Expires12 October 2020
Topics
Ethics
Legal
Patient Safety
Occupational Health and Safety
Communication
Professional Development
Professional Issues
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