04 Nov 2016
A tribunal has found that an enrolled nurse engaged in unprofessional conduct after she failed to advocate for her patient and failed to make adequate notes in the patient record.
The conditions imposed by the tribunal require Ms George to:
Both of the allegations relate to Ms George’s care of a patient on or about 18 August 2011. The first allegation of failing to advocate for the patient, referred to:
The tribunal also found that Ms George had failed to make adequate notes in the patient record by failing to make concise, clear records, either during the procedure or immediately thereafter or, at the latest, prior to the transfer of the patient to a hospital setting, including:
The reasons for the tribunal’s decision are published on AustLIi website.