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Chair of maternity services review announced

  • Leigh Day & Co
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 1 2015

A review of UK maternity services which will assess current maternity care provision as well as make recommendations on how services should be

Committee’s findings on dishonesty quashed on the basis that the practitioner had no reason to lie in relation to a peripheral issue in the case

  • Kingsley Napley
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 31 2015

Dr R, a Consultant in Oral Surgery, was employed by King’s College Hospital. In 2012 a patient treated by Dr R died subsequent to surgery. Thereafter

High Court holds that NMC Panel erred in its decision making as the full gravity of the case had not been brought to their attention

  • Kingsley Napley
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 31 2015

The Appellant, the Professional Standards Authority for Health and Social Care (PSA), appealed to the High Court against the decision made by the

Press round-up: regulatory and professional discipline February - March 2015

  • Kingsley Napley
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 31 2015

The HCPC welcomed the publication of the Department of Health’s new report on culture change in the NHS which was published on 11 February 2015. The

Home births: what you need to know

  • Neil Hudgell Solicitors
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 31 2015

With a baby on the way, you want to be sure that you are safe and prepared for your new child's arrival. Whilst most women give birth in a hospital

Case summaries

  • Penningtons Manches LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 31 2015

A prohibition order which could not be reviewed for at least five years was an appropriate sanction in a case of a teacher who had had an

Panel determination "not only beyond the evidence but even beyond the allegation"

  • Penningtons Manches LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 31 2015

A doctor, S, has succeeded in his appeal against a finding of dishonesty and the imposition of a six month suspension. The judge concluded that the

NHS surcharge

  • Penningtons Manches LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 31 2015

As of 6 April 2015, all non-EEA migrants coming to the UK for more than six months, and those currently in the UK wishing to extend their stay, will

New national independent patient safety investigation body recommended

  • Hill Dickinson LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 30 2015

On 27 March 2015, the House of Commons Public Administration Select Committee published a report which recommended the establishment of an

Failing GP practice highlights need for patients to question the quality of care

  • Neil Hudgell Solicitors
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 27 2015

Following news that a practice which opened as part of a multi-million pound modernisation of health care in Hull has now been placed in special