Record Keeping: Legal And Professional Issues



To increase knowledge and understanding of the Legal and Professional issues relevant to record keeping in nursing practice.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the half study day participants have:

  • Discussed the legal and professional issues (accountability, negligence, confidentiality and consent) relevant to record keeping
  • Identify the relevant standards and guidelines pertaining to record keeping
  • Describe the principles of good practice in record keeping
  • Support the delivery of person centred, safe and effective nursing care.


Nurses working in all fields of practice


Lecture / discussion / case scenarios and group work



Please note you will be informed in advance if there is a direct cost to you or your organisation for your attendance at this programme.

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Label Dates & Times Venue Facilitator Administrator
Muckamore Abbey Staff Only Wednesday 6 December 2017
(9.30 - 12.30)
Muckamore Abbey Hospital Fiona McCrossan
Glynnis Johnston
Tuesday 12 December 2017
(1.30 - 4.30 pm)
CEC - Belfast Maurice Devine
Kylie Steinberg
Open to all Trust Staff Tuesday 12th December 2017
(1.30 - 4.30)
Northern Ireland Hospice - Somerton Road Maria Gribben
Heather Brennan
Monday 8 January 2018
(9.30 - 12.30)
CEC - Antrim Siobhan Murphy
Valerie Lyttle
Tuesday 16 January 2018
(1.30 - 4.30 pm)
CEC - Belfast Sue Patchett
Glynnis Johnston
Monday 26 February 2018
(9.30 - 12.30)
CEC - Craigavon Sue Patchett
Kylie Steinberg
Wednesday 28 February 2018
(9.15 - 12.30)
CEC - Altnagelvin Sue Patchett
Stella McFadden