Discuss the role of the Registered Nurse (RN) in relation to Consent and Mandatory Reporting.

Assessment 1: Essay (written assignment of 1000 words) Course Objectives which will be assessed within this assessment: CO4. Evaluate current research to provide strategies to prevent or minimise future health issues within a framework of health promotion, quality, safety and risk management. CO6. Analyse the cultural, legal and ethical considerations in caring for infants, children and young people with health problems. Referring to the NMBA Registered Nurse Standards for Practice (2016), choose ONE criterion to discuss which reflects the RN role in Consent and ONE criterion to discuss which reflects the RN role in Mandatory reporting. Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia, 2016, Registered Nurse Standards for Practice, Professional Codes and Guidelines, viewed 4 July 2018, https://www.nursingmidwiferyboard.gov.au/Codes-Guidelines-Statements/Professional-standards/registered-nurse-standards-for-practice.aspx