Tackling Moral Distress: Safeguarding Your Workplace

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Moral distress occurs when a healthcare professional knows the ethically correct action to take but feels powerless to take that action. In this lecture, associate professor Dr Linda Starr explores the impacts of moral distress and what to do about it.


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Dr Linda Starr (PhD) is an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Sciences at Flinders University. She has extensive experience as a registered nurse and in nursing and midwifery regulation through her previous role as Chair of the State Nursing and Midwifery of Australia Board and the SA practitioner member on the National Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia. Linda is passionate about the intersection between healthcare and the law, with a particular focus on the mandatory reporting of elder abuse.
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First Published30 May 2024
Updated30 May 2024
30 May 2026
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