Identify the signs that suggest vulnerable people may be suffering from abuse.

Identify the signs that suggest children or other vulnerable people may be suffering from abuse or neglect and know what action to take to safeguard their welfare.

Scottish Doctor 3:

3.1 Learning outcomes for clinical skills (SD3)

http://www.scottishdoctor.org/node3.asp?id=0100000000

3.9 Learning outcomes for attitudes, ethical understanding and legal responsibilities (SD3)

http://www.scottishdoctor.org/node3.asp?id=0900000000

 

Foundation Programme:

4 Ethical and legal issues (UK FP 2012)

4.2 Legal framework of medical practice

7 Good clinical care (UK FP 2012)

7.1 Makes patient safety a priority in clinical practice

 

 

Good Medical Practice:

Domain 1 Knowledge, skills and performance (GMP)

http://www.gmc-uk.org/guidance/good_medical_practice/knowledge_skills_performance.asp