Barts and The London, School of Medicine and Dentistry

Use information effectively in a medical context (click to see list)


This learning outcome is a primary level outcome.

Other Details

(a)  Keep accurate, legible and complete clinical records. 
(b)  Make effective use of computers and other information systems, including storing and retrieving information. 
(c)  Keep to the requirements of confidentiality and data protection legislation and codes of practice in all dealings with information.
(d) Access information sources and use the information in relation to patient care, health promotion, giving advice and information to patients, and research and education. 
(e)  Apply the principles, method and knowledge of health informatics to medical practice. 


This learning outcome is taught in the following sessions:


This learning outcome is assessed in the following ways:

GMC theme

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