Recording of consults is complex - GPs should proceed with caution

SMART PRACTICE

Medicolegal experts Ruanne Brell and Dr Penny Browne spell out the issues at play.


The question of whether or not you can or should record conversations during consults arises fairly frequently.

We recently wrote about the legality of recording workplace meetings. The next natural question is what about recording consultations?

As a doctor, you may wish to record a