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Blogs

Are you oversharing on social media?

Fascinated by the plethora of patients and cases, an intern takes a photo of her surroundings and posts it on her Snapchat story with the caption: “just another day at work!” At the bottom of the image, resting on her lap, is a patient’s chart. The intern knows that each person following her online account can only view her story once or twice, and only for a few seconds. However, a colleague screenshots her story and zooms in on the patient’s chart ...

Blogs

My Health Record - are your policies up to date?

Some practices registered under the My Health Record (MHR) system are being asked to produce their organisation’s policies on access to and secure use of the MHR system. 

Articles & Case Studies

Ethical electives

An overseas elective can present moral dilemmas - here's how to keep it enjoyable and ethical

Employment Essentials

26 Nov 2019

Articles & Case Studies

Doctor shopping and fitness to drive – a dangerous mix

Be wary of a patient who requests certification of fitness to drive at their first consultation.

Articles & Case Studies

A global perspective on doctor mental health

Dr Caroline Elton talks about the current state of doctors' wellbeing and the need for sustained leadership across organisations

Articles & Case Studies

Clinical photography gone wrong

All too easily, clinical photographs can accidentally be sent to the wrong place – with potentially serious consequences

Articles & Case Studies

A fit and proper person, or not?

A medical practitioner must be able to deal with the suggestion that he or she may have made a mistake in an open and forthright manner

Articles & Case Studies

What I like about psychiatry

Psychiatry is fascinatingly diverse. Our work spans from perinatal and infant mental health, through to psychiatry of old age

Employment Essentials

20 Nov 2019

 

Library

How to Respond to a Complaint

Even a complaint that may seem trivial is important to the patient. MDA national Medico-legal Adviser and practicing GP, Dr Jane Deacon, discusses how to respond to a complaint.

Podcasts

11 Apr 2019

Top Tips and Medico-legal Mistakes Part 1

MDA National Executive Professional Services Manager and GP, Dr Sara Bird, explains how to be better prepared and avoid common medico-legal mistakes.

Podcasts

11 Apr 2019