Integrated Clinical Skills Programme - Verification of Expected Death (2 hours)

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Verification of Expected Death (2 hours)

This course will help staff:

  • Understand what constitutes an expected death
  • Identify and recognize the clinical signs of death
  • Perform a relevant clinical examination
  • Provide bereaved families with supporting information
  • Record the fact of death correctly
  • Understand the legal and professionals framework
  • Understand the role of the Coroner and related legal issues