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6
Jun

By: Anonymous | Published On: 6/06/20 2:32 pm

The misuse of social media by health and care professionals can lead to fitness to practise investigations and sanctions.

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26
Apr

By: Anonymous | Published On: 26/04/20 9:05 pm

What role does the Professional Standards Authority (PSA) play in healthcare fitness to practise regulation?

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12
Apr

By: Anonymous | Published On: 12/04/20 12:19 am

The GDC has issued updated information on how it will continue to regulate and support dentists during the coronavirus (Covid19) outbreak.

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22
Mar

By: Anonymous | Published On: 22/03/20 11:34 pm

During this extraordinary time, fitness to practise panels and tribunals have been cancelled or postponed.  What does this mean for healthcare professionals?

Healthcare regulators

As the country responds to the Covid-19 outbreak, there is recognition that healthcare workers and professionals will be faced with situations that will require decisions that will go against established principles and guidance.

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19
Mar

By: Anonymous | Published On: 19/03/20 11:26 pm

As the Government works to contain the spread of the coronavirus outbreak, it is implementing a number of emergency measures including the Coronavirus Bill.

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15
Mar

By: Anonymous | Published On: 15/03/20 8:47 pm

The recent case of nurse Helen Lockett before the NMC’s Fitness to Practice Panel has raised important questions about the significance of “contextual factors” in fitness to practise cases.

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8
Mar

By: Anonymous | Published On: 8/03/20 1:08 pm

Healthcare regulator’s joint statement on the implications of healthcare workers’ decision making and concerns raised when treating patients with coronavirus.

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2
Feb

By: Anonymous | Published On: 2/02/20 1:13 pm

The General Dental Council (GDC) is failing in its fitness to practise function according to the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).

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2
Feb

By: Anonymous | Published On: 2/02/20 12:36 pm

This case occurred in the context of the NMC’s fitness to practise process but principle remains the same for all healthcare professionals.

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26
Jan

By: Anonymous | Published On: 26/01/20 1:20 pm

The General Dental Council (GDC) is changing its fitness to practise ‘Rule 4’ process as part of a nine-month trial.

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