Demonstrate Knowledge of Laws and Regulations

Demonstrate knowledge of laws, and systems of professional regulation through the GMC and others, relevant to medical practice, including the ability to complete relevant certificates and legal documents and liaise with the coroner or procurator fiscal where appropriate.


Scottish Doctor 3:


3.5 Learning outcomes for communication
3.9 Learning outcomes for attitudes, ethical understanding and legal responsibilities.

Foundation Programme:

Ethical and legal issues 

4.1 Medical ethical principles and confidentiality

4.2 Legal framework of medical practice

4.3 Comprehension of relevance of outsides bodies to professional life

General Medical Practice: