Medical Council NSW
This podcast series has been developed by Medical Council NSW. It features special guests who are experts in their field. The information provided by this podcast series is aimed at sharing views and expert advise in relation to regulation, health and wellbeing and other 'hot button' issues doctors are facing in their professional and personal lives. For more about the work of the Medical Council, visit Reference to any specific views, information or opinions does not constitute an endorsement or recommendation by the Medical Council of NSW (MCNSW). The views, information or opinions expressed by individuals in podcast episodes are their own and do not necessarily reflect the view(s) of the MCNSW. The MCNSW does its best to ensure information is complete, relevant and up to date, but is not responsible for verifying the accuracy of all information shared by individuals.
Health & Fitness
Informed Consent
What does 'Informed Consent' entail? Our expert panel provide insight into how doctors can properly obtain 'Informed Consent'?
38 min
Trailer | When a patient has other doctors: thr...
Professor Anne Duggan explains the importance of having a connected health care system.
0 min
When a patient has other doctors: three things ...
Practical steps to ensure continuity of care for your patients, leading to safer outcomes.
20 min
Trailer for the podcast | Burnout: are you at r...
Dr Peter Baldwin from The Black Dog Institute talks about some of the issues doctors have been facing during the pandemic.
0 min
Burnout: are you at risk — and what you can do ...
Helping doctors find the support they need to manage burnout and maintain good mental health.
29 min
Who's who in NSW health regulation?
In this episode, we explain the role of each health regulator in protecting the public and ensuring health professionals practice safely and how regulation works in NSW. We bust some myths on mandatory notification and also provide tips on what practitioners/students should do if they are the subject of a complaint. Features host Dr Martine Walker and special guests, Dr John Sammut, President, NSW Medical Council, Tony Kofkin, Complaint Operations, Healthcare Complaints Commission (HCCC) and Kym Ayscough, Executive Director, Regulatory Operations, Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (Ahpra).
23 min
Medical records: are you doing the right thing ...
22 min
Part 2 - Prescribing Opioids & Drugs of Addicti...
19 min
Part 1 - Prescribing Opioids and Drugs of Addic...
22 min