Safeguarding and Record Keeping for GP Nurses and Nursing Assistants



To raise Awareness in the Recognising and Responding to Adult Safeguarding Issues, consistent with the Regional Policy on Adult Safeguarding: Prevention and Protection in Partnership (2015) and the Adult Safeguarding Partnership Training & Development Framework Level 2 (2013-2016)


To increase knowledge and understanding of the Legal and Professional issues relevant to record keeping

Learning Outcomes

  • Recognise and respond to Adult and child safeguarding issues
  • Contribute to the assessment and management of risk
  • Assist in safeguarding and promoting the welfare of adults and children at risk
  • Demonstrate understanding of the principles of capacity and consent
  • Discuss and apply the principles of person-centered care and best evidence based practice
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the special needs of the person with mental health problems
  • Explain the principles of record keeping
  • Discussed the legal and professional issues relevant to record keeping
  • Discuss and explore issues of accountability, confidentiality right of access to records and negligence in the context of record keeping
  • Reflect upon their role in existing recording keeping practices and identify areas for improvement
  • Understand the relationship between record keeping and person -centred, safe and effective care


General Practice Nurses and Nursing Assistants Only


Lecture and Discussion



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Label Dates & Times Venue Facilitator Administrator
Thursday, 28 March, 2019
(9.15 - 4.30)
CEC - Belfast Evelyn Walton
Erinne Proctor