Testamentary Capacity — a legal perspective

December 7, 2016

A medical practitioner may be involved in establishing the state of mind of a testator when a Will is prepared or revised.  The practitioner’s involvement may be at the time the Will is made, or later when the Will is lodged for Probate, is scrutinised by the Registrar of Probates, or challenged in Court. Making […]

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Events that Medical Practitioners must report to AHPRA

November 16, 2016

Under the Health Practitioner Regulation National Law (“National Law”), there are a number of events about which you are required to notify your local branch of the Medical Board of Australia (“Board”). At the time of renewal of your registration on 30 September each year, your application for renewal includes an annual declaration under section 109 […]

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