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Cover image for lecture: Scrutiny from Every Angle: PINs, Phones, and Surveillance

Lecture Overview

In this modern age of smart technology, healthcare professionals are under scrutiny from every angle. Surveillance, social media and smart phones are capable of capturing a record of your practice. What are the legal implications of this?


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Linda Starr

Dr Linda Starr has undergraduate and postgraduate qualifications in general, mental health nursing, law, education and a PhD in legal issues in elder abuse. Linda has extensive experience as an RN in metropolitan and rural locations, in general nursing, mental health, forensic health, aged care and management. She has held senior positions in academia, including the dean of the School of Nursing and Midwifery. Linda has publications in health law and forensic health issues. Linda is an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Sciences at Flinders University and a consultant educator in health law and ethics for nurses, midwives and carers. She is chair of the SA Board of Nursing and Midwifery, fellow of the College of Nursing Australia, foundation president of the Australian Forensic Nurses Association, member on the School of Health Academic Advisory Board for Open Colleges and the international member on the Editorial Board for the Journal of Forensic Nursing. See Educator Profile


9 Total Rating(s)
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bronwyn ann beecroft
30 Jun 2019

In some ways thought provoking.

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Kathryn LESLIE
14 Feb 2019

food for thought given current climate

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Candace Pederson
04 Sep 2018

I really like this presenter. She is so knowledgeable and really appears to care.

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Vicki McDowall
13 Jul 2018


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Briana wade
10 Jul 2018

Very informative thanks

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Debbie Danieluk
04 Jul 2018

I found this lecture to be very informative.

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Michael Howard
04 Jul 2018

interesting scary

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vicky connole
04 Jul 2018

A very enlightening session on the importance of this topic in the age of technology.