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Cautionary tale to regulated professionals to ensure they adequately supervise the tasks of others
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • May 31 2016

On 15 August 2012 Mr El-Hadi Abdul-Razzak (the Appellant) became a registered pharmacist. The Appellant was the ‘responsible pharmacist’ at a


Consideration by disciplinary panels of the reasons behind misconduct
  • Fieldfisher LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 27 2016

The PSA appealed against a decision of the NMC Conduct and Competence Committee made on 5 November 2015. The Committee had found that a failure by


The new and improved adjudication pilot scheme for professional negligence claims
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • May 26 2016

Last night (25 May 2016), Dentons hosted an event at One Fleet Place to launch the revised Adjudication Pilot Scheme for Professional Negligence


PHSO reveals high level of NHS failure to learn from complaints about poor care
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 25 2016

The Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman (PHSO) revealed this week that there were a high number of complaints made to the NHS where there had


Coroners warn that patients' health is threatened as ambulances are delayed
  • Leigh Day
  • United Kingdom
  • May 25 2016

According to a media report, Coroners have warned that 35 patients have died in the past 5 years after experiencing delays of up to 6 hours in an


Bereaved parents receive compensation following stillbirth of baby son
  • Leigh Day
  • United Kingdom
  • May 25 2016

A 30-year-old woman known only as K has received compensation following the stillbirth of her baby son after lawyers obtained evidence that the life


DH launches consultation on changes to NMC legislation
  • Fieldfisher LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 24 2016

On 21 April, the Department of Health ('DH') launched a consultation on the proposed changes to the Nursing and Midwifery Council's midwifery


Learning from patient deaths and safety incidents
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • May 23 2016

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has recently issued a warning notice to Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust requiring further improvements to its


Family settle claim against Yeovil District Hospital for mismanagement of diabetes leading to death
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 23 2016

The Penningtons Manches clinical negligence team has settled a claim against Yeovil District Hospital for the mismanagement of diabetes which led to


Ill health and proceeding in absence - established position confirmed
  • Fieldfisher LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 18 2016

We recently reported on the Court of Appeal decision of Drs Adeogba and Visvardis and the re-visitation of case law principles in relation to proceeding in