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Activity description

75674 - Avant webinar: Speaking out - Mandatory reporting in healthcare

Avant Insurance Limited

This webinar will explore some of the issues that have evolved with the mandatory reporting process as it continues to be an area of concern for many Australian medical practitioners.

Relevance to General Practice

All medical professionals are subject to follow the law on mandatory reporting

Learning outcomes

  1. 1. Discuss the top 3 areas of greatest risk for medical professionals around mandatory reporting
  2. 2. Describe the law around mandatory reporting
  3. 3. Discuss the patient safety aspects of how mandatory reporting is designed to protect patients from health practitioners

Domains of General Practice

D1. Communication skills and the patient-doctor relationship
  • Effective communication is used in challenging situations

D2. Applied professional knowledge and skills
  • Appropriate mode of care delivery to suit the needs of the patient

D3. Population health and the context of general practice
  • The impacts of the social determinants of health are identified and addressed

D4. Professional and ethical role
  • Professional knowledge and skills are effectively shared with others

D5. Organisational and legal dimensions
  • Medico-legal requirements are integrated into accurate documentation

Curriculum Contextual Units

  • Adult health
  • Care of older people
  • Children and young people health
  • Custodial health
  • Doctor's health
  • Individuals with disabilities
  • Men's health
  • Pregnancy care
  • Refugee and asylum seeker health
  • Residential care
  • Sex, sexuality, gender diversity and health
  • Women's health

Session summary


Sunday 1 Jan 2017 12:00am - Tuesday 31 Dec 2019 5:00pm

This activity is readily available at any time








By invitation only

Target Audience


For more information contact...

Ruth Crampton
T: 0390265969