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The Medical Innovation Bill - will it ever be a good idea?

  • Kingsley Napley
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 12 2014

The Report Stage of the Medical Innovation Bill begins today, on Friday 12 December. Lord Saatchi has submitted further amendments to the Bill, which

What does an institutional duty of candour mean for patients?

  • Kingsley Napley
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • November 27 2014

Individual doctors have long had responsibility to let patients know when something has gone wrong. This is embodied in General Medical Council

The importance of wording in fitness to practise allegations

  • Kingsley Napley
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • November 25 2014

A Fitness to Practise Panel (FTPP) of the respondent GMC had determined that the appellant doctor's fitness to practise had been impaired as a result

Close the loophole on therapists and counsellors

  • Kingsley Napley
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • November 21 2014

When Tina Welch complained about her therapist John Clapham sexually assaulting her, the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy

Inayatullah v General Medical Council 2014 EWHC 3751

  • Kingsley Napley
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • November 14 2014

The appellant doctor (X) had been the subject of a sting operation by investigative journalists who had arranged for actors with secret cameras to

Press round-up: regulatory and professional discipline November 2014

  • Kingsley Napley
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • November 14 2014

The HCPC is seeking the views of stakeholders on draft guidance for disabled people on becoming a health and care professional regulated by the HCPC

Thorneycroft v Nursing and Midwifery Council 2014 EWHC 1565 (Admin)

  • Kingsley Napley
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • November 14 2014

The appellant Nurse (N) appealed against the finding of the Nursing and Midwifery Council’s (the NMC’s) Conduct and Competence Committee (the Panel

Jasinarachchi v General Medical Council 2014 EWHC 3570

  • Kingsley Napley
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • November 13 2014

On 2 March 2012, the appellant doctor (D), who was in his first year of training (ST1), was working a half day at the Bugbrooke Medical Practice in

Hussain v General Medical Council 2014 EWCA Civ 2246

  • Kingsley Napley
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • November 13 2014

The appellant, a trainee general practitioner, appealed against a decision of the Administrative Court, dismissing his appeal against a decision of

The MDU's proposal for a negligence cap would be bad for patients

  • Kingsley Napley
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 22 2014

The Medical Defence Union’s appeal to reform personal injury law to stem the cost of negligence claims would be bad for patients and the taxpayer