Fitness to Practise in Review – 2022

Fitness to Practise in Review – 2022

Racial Bias & Discrimination Sadly, 2022 saw a continuation of regulators struggling with racial bias & discrimination.  Of note, was the recent case of doctor Dr Manjula Arora that forced the General Medical Council to apologise to her and forced to accept...
Responding to NMC Investigations

Responding to NMC Investigations

During a NMC investigation, nurses have an opportunity to respond to enquiries and this could influence the outcome of the investigation but it is essential that legal advice is sought at an early stage. NMC Screening Screening is the first stage in the Nursing &...
Fitness to practise & do’s and do not’s of using social media

Misconduct in Fitness to Practise

Misconduct in Fitness to Practise In order to understand misconduct, you must firstly understand what fitness to practise means.  Whilst each healthcare regulator’s definition is different in certain respects, generally speaking, fitness to practise means that a...