Webinar – Legal Ed Seminar – Slater and Gordon – Social Work & the Law /Medical Law

Date:  to
Event type:  Webinar
Region:  Australia wide
Organiser:  AASW Qld Branch
Pricing:  Members $10.00 (inc GST) Non-Members $20.00 (inc GST)
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Join Slater and Gordon’s Maggie Poole to discuss briefly on the intersect of the law and social Work. Joining Maggie will be Bill King, Principal Lawyer for Medical Law. Bill will provide an overview of this complex area of law.

 

1.00pm – 1.30pm – Introduction with Maggie Poole

Maggie will talk briefly on the intersect of the law and social work. This year is the 10th anniversary of the service she manages in Qld; this provides context to the free legal education that Slater + Gordon provides to social workers across the country.

1.30pm – 2.30pm – Medical Law – Bill King, Principal Lawyer, Medical Law

Bill will provide an overview of this complex area of law. Social workers are often the first health professional a patient, or their family, will talk to when they are worried that something has gone wrong. This session explains what constitutes negligence, the evidence needed to successfully bring a medical
negligence claim, common reasons for actions as well as information on how to minimise risk of litigation.

Venue

Please note an email with a link to record your details to access the Webinar on the day will be sent to you, 2 – 3 days prior.

Date: Thursday 08 August 2019 – 1.00pm – 2.30pm

Cost: Members – $10.00, Non-Member $20.00

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