Category list : Misconduct
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A nurse has been struck off the register for multiple charges of misconduct in relation to her care of renowned scientist Professor Stephen Hawking.
Charges of misconduct made against two midwives at a hospital trust that is under investigation for alleged maternity failings have been found proved.
Ken Spearpoint comments on the case of a nurse cautioned by the Nursing and Midwifery Council for not trying to resuscitate a nursing home resident who had been found dead
What to do if you are referred to the NMCSubscription
Being subject to disciplinary proceedings can be a daunting experience; knowing about the process and being properly prepared can help reduce this anxiety
Nurse struck off for alleged assault on lover Subscription
A male nurse who allegedly punched his former lover on the back of the head and withheld information on previous criminal convictions for violent behaviour has been struck off the nursing register.
Nurse 'unfairly dismissed' for jokeSubscription
A 34-year-old nurse sacked for cracking a joke while trying to restrain a patient having an epileptic fit was unfairly dismissed, the appeal court has ruled.