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New Zimbabwe
Zim nurse axed over fake degreeUniversity of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate provides education assessm
Zim nurse axed over fake degree
New Zimbabwe / Posted an hour ago
University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate provides education assessments to overseas students, the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) was told. But experts found series of errors in the Zimbabwean Ministry of Education certificate, it... Read more
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express
Nurse with degree from ‘University of Photoshop’ struck offUniversity of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate provides education assessm
Nurse with degree from ‘University of Photoshop’ struck off
express / Posted yesterday
University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate provides education assessments to overseas students, the Nursing and Midwifery Council was told. But experts found series of errors in the Zimbabwean Ministry of Education certificate, it was... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Disciplinary charges against nurses and midwives will no longer be publicisedwill no longer be available for public scrutiny ahead of disciplinary hearings,
Disciplinary charges against nurses and midwives will no longer be publicised
North-West Evening Mail / Posted yesterday
will no longer be available for public scrutiny ahead of disciplinary hearings, a regulator has said. The Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC), which was criticised over its handling of the charges against Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey, has... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Nursing and midwifery disciplinary charges to stay private until hearingswill no longer be available for public scrutiny ahead of disciplinary hearings,
Nursing and midwifery disciplinary charges to stay private until hearings
EveningTimes Online / Posted yesterday
will no longer be available for public scrutiny ahead of disciplinary hearings, a regulator has said. The Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC), which was criticised over its handling of the charges against Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey, has... Read more
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Daily Mirror
English language test for foreign nurses is made easier after just 4% pass examof foreign nurses achieved the minimum score of seven out of nine across five s
English language test for foreign nurses is made easier after just 4% pass exam
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
of foreign nurses achieved the minimum score of seven out of nine across five separate tests. Read More The Nursing and Midwifery Council are now allowing hopefuls to resit the test within six months. Nurses will still pass if they average a... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Shrewsbury nurse struck off after sexual comments « Shropshire StarAndrew Russell Jones was struck off following a four-day hearing at the Nursing
Shrewsbury nurse struck off after sexual comments « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 4 days ago
Andrew Russell Jones was struck off following a four-day hearing at the Nursing and Midwifery Council in Cardiff. The council ruled that Jones, who had worked as a band five community staff nurse at Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust, had told... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Call for Barrow's former nurses to return to the professionoutlining the move have been sent to the estimated 4,000 former nurses living i
Call for Barrow's former nurses to return to the profession
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 4 days ago
outlining the move have been sent to the estimated 4,000 former nurses living in Cumbria and Lancashire by the Nursing and Midwifery Council. It is hoped the move will give hospitals, GP surgeries and community NHS services in Furness and... Read more
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Express and Star
Language test eased for hospital staff after only eight out of 220 nurses from Philippines pass « Express & Starchance of passing the test. The International English Language Testing System
Language test eased for hospital staff after only eight out of 220 nurses from Philippines pass « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 5 days ago
chance of passing the test. The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) exam is used by the Nursing and Midwifery Council to ensure nurses trained outside the EU have the language skills to practise safely in this country. But UK... Read more
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Ilford Recorder
Chadwell Heath care home nurse ignores 400 calls for help of dementia suffererduring her shift in the staff room, which was close to the resident’s room, the
Chadwell Heath care home nurse ignores 400 calls for help of dementia sufferer
Ilford Recorder / Posted 6 days ago
during her shift in the staff room, which was close to the resident’s room, the panel heard. The panel of the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) told the nurse they were concerned that she “showed a lack of compassion and understanding of the... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Hospital staff warned not to post concerns onlineresponsibilities described in their professional codes of conduct and in additi
Hospital staff warned not to post concerns online
Whitehaven News / Posted 7 days ago
responsibilities described in their professional codes of conduct and in additional guidance prepared by the Nursing and Midwifery Council on the use of social media. "We have an explicit responsibility to abide by the standards and guidance... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Hospital staff warned not to post concerns onlineresponsibilities described in their professional codes of conduct and in additi
Hospital staff warned not to post concerns online
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 7 days ago
responsibilities described in their professional codes of conduct and in additional guidance prepared by the Nursing and Midwifery Council on the use of social media. "We have an explicit responsibility to abide by the standards and guidance... Read more
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The News and Star
Hospital staff warning over social media postsdescribed in their professional codes of conduct and in additional guidance pre
Hospital staff warning over social media posts
The News and Star / Posted 7 days ago
described in their professional codes of conduct and in additional guidance prepared by the NMC (Nursing and Midwifery Council) on the use of social media. "We have an explicit responsibility to abide by the standards and guidance... Read more
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The News and Star
North Cumbria hospitals staff warned not to post NHS concerns on social mediadescribed in their professional codes of conduct and in additional guidance pre
North Cumbria hospitals staff warned not to post NHS concerns on social media
The News and Star / Posted 7 days ago
described in their professional codes of conduct and in additional guidance prepared by the NMC (Nursing and Midwifery Council) on the use of social media. “We have an explicit responsibility to abide by the standards and guidance... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey: I was hung out to dry by health officials who put lives at riskon her return from Sierra Leone in 2014. Speaking for the first time since bei
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey: I was hung out to dry by health officials who put lives at risk
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
on her return from Sierra Leone in 2014. Speaking for the first time since being cleared of wrongdoing at a Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) hearing in Edinburgh last week, she said the PHE officials who pointed the finger of blame at her... Read more
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Daily Record
Pauline Cafferkey blames health watchdog for failing to spot Ebola symptomsmisconduct hearing over claims she’d hid a fever from doctors at Heathrow Airpo
Pauline Cafferkey blames health watchdog for failing to spot Ebola symptoms
Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
misconduct hearing over claims she’d hid a fever from doctors at Heathrow Airport. But earlier this week, the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) cleared the 40-year-old of misleading health officials. But she was cleared to go through a... Read more
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express
Nurse accused of performing sex acts on patient says she was providing emotional supportNHS Foundation Trust at the time of the alleged affair between May 2012 and Sep
Nurse accused of performing sex acts on patient says she was providing emotional support
express / Posted 11 days ago
NHS Foundation Trust at the time of the alleged affair between May 2012 and September 2012. Porthouse told the Nursing and Midwifery Council she wept after she was accused of having an affair with the man, referred to as Service User A, by her... Read more
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iol.co.za
Nurse offers sex during home visitsAt a hearing before the Nursing and Midwifery Council, she told how she wept af
Nurse offers sex during home visits
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
At a hearing before the Nursing and Midwifery Council, she told how she wept after being accused by colleagues of having an affair. Two members of staff at Hertfordshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust approached the nurse to raise concerns and ask... Read more
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Daily Star
Nurse 'who exposed boobs and performed oral sex' on patient was giving 'emotional support'and September 2012, she was working for the Hertfordshire Partnership NHS Found
Nurse 'who exposed boobs and performed oral sex' on patient was giving 'emotional support'
Daily Star / Posted 12 days ago
and September 2012, she was working for the Hertfordshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust. Porthouse told the Nursing and Midwifery Council she had "excessive contact" with the patient. She added: "I think I was very anxious to ensure I provided... Read more
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metro
Nurse who 'performed sex acts on patient' was 'giving emotional support'affair between May and September 2012. The former Hertfordshire Partnership NH
Nurse who 'performed sex acts on patient' was 'giving emotional support'
metro / Posted 12 days ago
affair between May and September 2012. The former Hertfordshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust nurse told a Nursing and Midwifery Council hearing today that she wept when she was accused of having the affair. She was asked to recall a... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Nurse who 'performed sex acts on patient' was 'providing emotional support'improved? "I said something along the lines of ‘that’s quite slanderous’. Por
Nurse who 'performed sex acts on patient' was 'providing emotional support'
Daily Mirror / Posted 12 days ago
improved? "I said something along the lines of ‘that’s quite slanderous’. Porthouse is appearing before the Nursing and Midwifery Council "I felt extremely emotional. I started to cry and I said ‘I’m going to go home now." The next day Ms... Read more
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Newsmax
Pauline Cafferkey, Ebola-Infected Nurse, Cleared of Putting Patients at RiskKingdom who contracted the deadly virus in 2014, was cleared of putting patient
Pauline Cafferkey, Ebola-Infected Nurse, Cleared of Putting Patients at Risk
Newsmax / Posted 12 days ago
Kingdom who contracted the deadly virus in 2014, was cleared of putting patients at risk by the country's Nursing and Midwifery Council. Cafferkey, 40, was accused of concealing a high temperature after returning from Sierra Leone after... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Brave Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey 'relieved' after being cleared of misconductscreening centre in Heathrow on her return from west Africa in late 2014. An i
Brave Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey 'relieved' after being cleared of misconduct
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
screening centre in Heathrow on her return from west Africa in late 2014. An independent panel at the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) in Edinburgh found three charges against her were not proven and her fitness to practise was not... Read more
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heraldscotland
Nicola Sturgeon: Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey is an inspiration to us allBut an independent panel at the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) in Edinburg
Nicola Sturgeon: Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey is an inspiration to us all
heraldscotland / Posted 13 days ago
But an independent panel at the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) in Edinburgh yesterday found three charges against her not proven and her fitness to practise was not affected. Following the hearing, Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Nurse with Ebola cleared of hiding symptomsof the highly contagious disease that killed more than 11,300 people in three W
Nurse with Ebola cleared of hiding symptoms
Sky News Australia / Posted 13 days ago
of the highly contagious disease that killed more than 11,300 people in three West African countries. The Nursing and Midwifery Council, which regulates the professions in Britain, held a two-day hearing finishing on Wednesday in Edinburgh to... Read more
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International Business Times
UK Ebola-infected nurse Pauline Cafferkey cleared of misconduct at NMC hearingScottish nurse who contracted Ebola after working in Sierra Leone has been clea
UK Ebola-infected nurse Pauline Cafferkey cleared of misconduct at NMC hearing
International Business Times / Posted 13 days ago
Scottish nurse who contracted Ebola after working in Sierra Leone has been cleared of misconduct charges by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC). Pauline Cafferkey was present at an NMC disciplinary hearing in Edinburgh on Wednesday (14... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
UK nurse who contracted Ebola cleared of misconduct chargeA British nurse who contracted Ebola while working in Sierra Leone has been cle
UK nurse who contracted Ebola cleared of misconduct charge
News 24 South Africa / Posted 13 days ago
A British nurse who contracted Ebola while working in Sierra Leone has been cleared of misconduct charges. The Nursing and Midwifery Council said on Wednesday after a two-day hearing that Pauline Cafferkey had not conducted herself improperly. The... Read more
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DW
British Ebola nurse cleared of misconduct in Ebola case |lying to officials about the state of her health when she returned to Britain f
British Ebola nurse cleared of misconduct in Ebola case |
DW / Posted 13 days ago
lying to officials about the state of her health when she returned to Britain from Sierra Leone in 2014. The Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) launched the hearing against Cafferkey over allegations she misled doctors about having a fever when... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Nurse cleared in Ebola case 'would not have knowingly put anyone in danger'screening centre in Heathrow on her return from west Africa in late 2014. An i
Nurse cleared in Ebola case 'would not have knowingly put anyone in danger'
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 13 days ago
screening centre in Heathrow on her return from west Africa in late 2014. An independent panel at the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) in Edinburgh found three charges against her were not proven and her fitness to practise was not... Read more
129 related stories
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The News and Star
Nurse cleared in Ebola case 'would not have knowingly put anyone in danger'screening centre in Heathrow on her return from west Africa in late 2014. An i
Nurse cleared in Ebola case 'would not have knowingly put anyone in danger'
The News and Star / Posted 13 days ago
screening centre in Heathrow on her return from west Africa in late 2014. An independent panel at the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) in Edinburgh found three charges against her were not proven and her fitness to practise was not... Read more
129 related stories
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News.com.au
Nurse with Ebola cleared of hiding symptomof the highly contagious disease that killed more than 11,300 people in three W
Nurse with Ebola cleared of hiding symptom
News.com.au / Posted 13 days ago
of the highly contagious disease that killed more than 11,300 people in three West African countries. The Nursing and Midwifery Council, which regulates the professions in Britain, held a two-day hearing finishing on Wednesday in Edinburgh to... Read more
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express
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey cleared of misconduct by independent panelPauline Cafferkey was cleared of misconduct by an independent panel An indepen
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey cleared of misconduct by independent panel
express / Posted 13 days ago
Pauline Cafferkey was cleared of misconduct by an independent panel An independent panel at the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) in Edinburgh found three charges against Miss Cafferkey were not proven and therefore her fitness to practise was... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
UK nurse who contracted Ebola cleared of misconduct chargeThe Nursing and Midwifery Council said Wednesday after a two-day hearing that P
UK nurse who contracted Ebola cleared of misconduct charge
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 13 days ago
The Nursing and Midwifery Council said Wednesday after a two-day hearing that Pauline Cafferkey had not conducted herself improperly. The council had scheduled the hearing in Edinburgh because of allegations that Cafferkey concealed her elevated... Read more
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CTV News
U.K. nurse who contracted Ebola cleared of misconduct chargeA British nurse who contracted Ebola while working in Sierra Leone has been cle
U.K. nurse who contracted Ebola cleared of misconduct charge
CTV News / Posted 13 days ago
A British nurse who contracted Ebola while working in Sierra Leone has been cleared of misconduct charges. The Nursing and Midwifery Council said Wednesday after a two-day hearing that Pauline Cafferkey had not conducted herself improperly. The... Read more
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Darien News-Review
UK nurse who contracted Ebola cleared of misconduct chargePauline Cafferkey, the nurse who survived Ebola, arrives to face a Nursing and
UK nurse who contracted Ebola cleared of misconduct charge
Darien News-Review / Posted 13 days ago
Pauline Cafferkey, the nurse who survived Ebola, arrives to face a Nursing and Midwifery Council misconduct panel in Edinburgh, Scotland, Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016. Disciplinary hearings have begun in the case of a British nurse who contracted Ebola... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
UK nurse who contracted Ebola cleared of misconduct chargePauline Cafferkey, the nurse who survived Ebola, arrives to face a Nursing and
UK nurse who contracted Ebola cleared of misconduct charge
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 13 days ago
Pauline Cafferkey, the nurse who survived Ebola, arrives to face a Nursing and Midwifery Council misconduct panel in Edinburgh, Scotland, Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016. Disciplinary hearings have begun in the case of a British nurse who contracted Ebola... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey relieved to be cleared of misconduct chargesof misconduct over her return to the UK with the virus, her lawyer has said. A
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey relieved to be cleared of misconduct charges
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 13 days ago
of misconduct over her return to the UK with the virus, her lawyer has said. An independent panel at the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) in Edinburgh found three charges against Pauline Cafferkey were not proven and therefore her fitness... Read more
129 related stories
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EveningTimes Online
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey relieved to be cleared of misconduct chargesof misconduct over her return to the UK with the virus, her lawyer has said. A
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey relieved to be cleared of misconduct charges
EveningTimes Online / Posted 13 days ago
of misconduct over her return to the UK with the virus, her lawyer has said. An independent panel at the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) in Edinburgh found three charges against Pauline Cafferkey were not proven and therefore her fitness... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
UK nurse who contracted Ebola cleared of misconduct chargePauline Cafferkey, the nurse who survived Ebola, arrives to face a Nursing and
UK nurse who contracted Ebola cleared of misconduct charge
Stamford Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
Pauline Cafferkey, the nurse who survived Ebola, arrives to face a Nursing and Midwifery Council misconduct panel in Edinburgh, Scotland, Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016. Disciplinary hearings have begun in the case of a British nurse who contracted Ebola... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
UK nurse who contracted Ebola cleared of misconduct chargePauline Cafferkey, the nurse who survived Ebola, arrives to face a Nursing and
UK nurse who contracted Ebola cleared of misconduct charge
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 13 days ago
Pauline Cafferkey, the nurse who survived Ebola, arrives to face a Nursing and Midwifery Council misconduct panel in Edinburgh, Scotland, Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016. Disciplinary hearings have begun in the case of a British nurse who contracted Ebola... Read more
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Connecticut Post
UK nurse who contracted Ebola cleared of misconduct chargePauline Cafferkey, the nurse who survived Ebola, arrives to face a Nursing and
UK nurse who contracted Ebola cleared of misconduct charge
Connecticut Post / Posted 13 days ago
Pauline Cafferkey, the nurse who survived Ebola, arrives to face a Nursing and Midwifery Council misconduct panel in Edinburgh, Scotland, Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016. Disciplinary hearings have begun in the case of a British nurse who contracted Ebola... Read more
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The New Canaan News
UK nurse who contracted Ebola cleared of misconduct chargePauline Cafferkey, the nurse who survived Ebola, arrives to face a Nursing and
UK nurse who contracted Ebola cleared of misconduct charge
The New Canaan News / Posted 13 days ago
Pauline Cafferkey, the nurse who survived Ebola, arrives to face a Nursing and Midwifery Council misconduct panel in Edinburgh, Scotland, Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016. Disciplinary hearings have begun in the case of a British nurse who contracted Ebola... Read more
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The News and Star
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey relieved to be cleared of misconduct chargesof misconduct over her return to the UK with the virus, her lawyer has said. A
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey relieved to be cleared of misconduct charges
The News and Star / Posted 13 days ago
of misconduct over her return to the UK with the virus, her lawyer has said. An independent panel at the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) in Edinburgh found three charges against Pauline Cafferkey were not proven and therefore her fitness... Read more
129 related stories
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SKY News
Ebola nurse Cafferkey cleared of misconductat a "busy, disorganised and even chaotic" screening area at Heathrow airport.
Ebola nurse Cafferkey cleared of misconduct
SKY News / Posted 13 days ago
at a "busy, disorganised and even chaotic" screening area at Heathrow airport. The hearing, held by the Nursing and Midwifery Council in Edinburgh, was told that a doctor had recorded Ms Cafferkey's temperature at 38.3C (100F) after her... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey cleared of misconductafter being cleared of misconduct over her return to the UK with the virus. An
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey cleared of misconduct
Irish Examiner / Posted 13 days ago
after being cleared of misconduct over her return to the UK with the virus. An independent panel at the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) in Edinburgh found three charges against Ms Cafferkey were not proven and therefore her fitness to... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
UK nurse who contracted Ebola cleared of misconduct chargePauline Cafferkey, the nurse who survived Ebola, arrives to face a Nursing and
UK nurse who contracted Ebola cleared of misconduct charge
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
Pauline Cafferkey, the nurse who survived Ebola, arrives to face a Nursing and Midwifery Council misconduct panel in Edinburgh, Scotland, Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016. Disciplinary hearings have begun in the case of a British nurse who contracted Ebola... Read more
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metro
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey allowed to continue to practise medicineEbola nurse Pauline Cafferkey leaves The Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC), E
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey allowed to continue to practise medicine
metro / Posted 13 days ago
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey leaves The Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC), Edinburgh (Picture: SWNS) Pauline Cafferkey, the nurse who contracted Ebola, will be allowed to continue to practise medicine. Ms Cafferkey has been cleared of misconduct... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Scots Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey cleared of professional misconductafter being cleared of misconduct over her return to the UK with the virus. An
Scots Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey cleared of professional misconduct
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
after being cleared of misconduct over her return to the UK with the virus. An independent panel at the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) in Edinburgh found three charges against Ms Cafferkey were not proven and therefore her fitness to... Read more
129 related stories
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North-West Evening Mail
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey cleared of misconduct by independent panelafter being cleared of misconduct over her return to the UK with the virus. An
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey cleared of misconduct by independent panel
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 13 days ago
after being cleared of misconduct over her return to the UK with the virus. An independent panel at the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) in Edinburgh found three charges against Ms Cafferkey were not proven and therefore her fitness to... Read more
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heraldscotland
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey's disciplinary case to hear more evidencefor a finding of misconduct against her has not been met. The allegations were
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey's disciplinary case to hear more evidence
heraldscotland / Posted 13 days ago
for a finding of misconduct against her has not been met. The allegations were made by a lawyer for the Nursing and Midwifery Council on the first day of the hearing in Edinburgh. Accusations that she acted dishonestly during her return to... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey's disciplinary case to hear more evidencefor a finding of misconduct against her has not been met. The allegations were
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey's disciplinary case to hear more evidence
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
for a finding of misconduct against her has not been met. The allegations were made by a lawyer for the Nursing and Midwifery Council on the first day of the hearing in Edinburgh. Accusations that she acted dishonestly during her return to... Read more
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