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EveningTimes Online
Care home nurse faces being struck off after allegedly failing to tell family their loved one had diedLock home relate to drug management and record keeping. The incidents are alle
Care home nurse faces being struck off after allegedly failing to tell family their loved one had died
EveningTimes Online / Posted yesterday
Lock home relate to drug management and record keeping. The incidents are alleged to have happened between October 2004 and 26 January 2015. Fong-Chaio Cheng is due to appear before a hearing of the Nursing and Midwifery Council from August 2 -... Read more
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Daily Record
Nurse is probed following death of a baby at a Scottish maternity unitbreathing problems, and then trying to cover up his alleged mistakes. But he i
Nurse is probed following death of a baby at a Scottish maternity unit
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
breathing problems, and then trying to cover up his alleged mistakes. But he is due to appear before a hearing of the Nursing and Midwifery Council next month over allegations he failed to switch on a humidifier. The device is used to help... Read more
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The News and Star
Nurse told colleague to 'keep quiet' about surgeon's operation error, tribunal hearswaiting lists. The surgeon had made an incision on the wrong finger of a patie
Nurse told colleague to 'keep quiet' about surgeon's operation error, tribunal hears
The News and Star / Posted 2 days ago
waiting lists. The surgeon had made an incision on the wrong finger of a patient on which he was operating, the Nursing and Midwifery Council hearing in central London was told on Monday. In a meeting after the incident in 2014, Mrs... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Nurse told colleague to 'keep quiet' about surgeon's operation error, tribunal hearswaiting lists. The surgeon had made an incision on the wrong finger of a patie
Nurse told colleague to 'keep quiet' about surgeon's operation error, tribunal hears
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 2 days ago
waiting lists. The surgeon had made an incision on the wrong finger of a patient on which he was operating, the Nursing and Midwifery Council hearing in central London was told on Monday. In a meeting after the incident in 2014, Mrs... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Lancashire nurse struck off for offering sticking plaster to woman with a head woundthe seriousness of the female Parkinson’s Disease sufferer’s plight at White As
Lancashire nurse struck off for offering sticking plaster to woman with a head wound
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
the seriousness of the female Parkinson’s Disease sufferer’s plight at White Ash Brook home in Oswaldtwistle, the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) was told. Not only did he fail to undertake all necessary observations but he also... Read more
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birminghammail
Corbyn launches bid to stay Labour leader with workplace discrimination vowNURSES REGISTERED TO WORK IN UK Some 33,000 nurses trained in the EU are regis
Corbyn launches bid to stay Labour leader with workplace discrimination vow
birminghammail / Posted 6 days ago
NURSES REGISTERED TO WORK IN UK Some 33,000 nurses trained in the EU are registered to work in the UK, figures show. Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) data, obtained by the Royal College of Nursing (RCN), shows there are more EU-trained... Read more
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chroniclelive
Morning news headlines: Corbyn launches bid to stay Labour leader with workplace discrimination vowNURSES REGISTERED TO WORK IN UK Some 33,000 nurses trained in the EU are regis
Morning news headlines: Corbyn launches bid to stay Labour leader with workplace discrimination vow
chroniclelive / Posted 6 days ago
NURSES REGISTERED TO WORK IN UK Some 33,000 nurses trained in the EU are registered to work in the UK, figures show. Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) data, obtained by the Royal College of Nursing (RCN), shows there are more EU-trained... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Corbyn launches bid to stay Labour leader with workplace discrimination vowNURSES REGISTERED TO WORK IN UK Some 33,000 nurses trained in the EU are regis
Corbyn launches bid to stay Labour leader with workplace discrimination vow
Reading Evening Post / Posted 6 days ago
NURSES REGISTERED TO WORK IN UK Some 33,000 nurses trained in the EU are registered to work in the UK, figures show. Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) data, obtained by the Royal College of Nursing (RCN), shows there are more EU-trained... Read more
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walesonline
Corbyn launches bid to stay Labour leader with workplace discrimination vowNURSES REGISTERED TO WORK IN UK Some 33,000 nurses trained in the EU are regis
Corbyn launches bid to stay Labour leader with workplace discrimination vow
walesonline / Posted 6 days ago
NURSES REGISTERED TO WORK IN UK Some 33,000 nurses trained in the EU are registered to work in the UK, figures show. Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) data, obtained by the Royal College of Nursing (RCN), shows there are more EU-trained... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Corbyn launches bid to stay Labour leader with workplace discrimination vowNURSES REGISTERED TO WORK IN UK Some 33,000 nurses trained in the EU are regis
Corbyn launches bid to stay Labour leader with workplace discrimination vow
Manchester Evening News / Posted 6 days ago
NURSES REGISTERED TO WORK IN UK Some 33,000 nurses trained in the EU are registered to work in the UK, figures show. Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) data, obtained by the Royal College of Nursing (RCN), shows there are more EU-trained... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Morning news headlines: Corbyn launches bid to stay Labour leader with workplace discrimination vowNURSES REGISTERED TO WORK IN UK Some 33,000 nurses trained in the EU are regis
Morning news headlines: Corbyn launches bid to stay Labour leader with workplace discrimination vow
Liverpool Echo / Posted 6 days ago
NURSES REGISTERED TO WORK IN UK Some 33,000 nurses trained in the EU are registered to work in the UK, figures show. Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) data, obtained by the Royal College of Nursing (RCN), shows there are more EU-trained... Read more
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International Business Times
Nursing body warns that uncertainty over EU trained nurses in the UK may prompt many to leave their status, many may leave the country, jeopardising the NHS's ability to pro
Nursing body warns that uncertainty over EU trained nurses in the UK may prompt many to leave
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
their status, many may leave the country, jeopardising the NHS's ability to provide safe patient care. According to the Nursing and Midwifery Council data, more than 9,000 EU nurses joined the register in 2015/16, a hike of 21% from the year... Read more
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Oxford Mail
33,000 EU-trained nurses registered to work in UKSome 33,000 nurses trained in the EU are registered to work in the UK, figures
33,000 EU-trained nurses registered to work in UK
Oxford Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Some 33,000 nurses trained in the EU are registered to work in the UK, figures show. Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) data, obtained by the Royal College of Nursing (RCN), shows there are more EU-trained nurses registered to work in the UK than... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
33,000 EU-trained nurses registered to work in UKSome 33,000 nurses trained in the EU are registered to work in the UK, figures
33,000 EU-trained nurses registered to work in UK
Streatham Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
Some 33,000 nurses trained in the EU are registered to work in the UK, figures show. Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) data, obtained by the Royal College of Nursing (RCN), shows there are more EU-trained nurses registered to work in the UK than... Read more
3 related stories
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guardian-series
33,000 EU-trained nurses registered to work in UKSome 33,000 nurses trained in the EU are registered to work in the UK, figures
33,000 EU-trained nurses registered to work in UK
guardian-series / Posted 7 days ago
Some 33,000 nurses trained in the EU are registered to work in the UK, figures show. Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) data, obtained by the Royal College of Nursing (RCN), shows there are more EU-trained nurses registered to work in the UK than... Read more
3 related stories
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Daily Telegraph
Nurse 'tricked friends and family into believing that he was a surgeon for eight years'at Broomfield Hospital in Chelmsford, Essex. O'Flanagan, who lived in Colchest
Nurse 'tricked friends and family into believing that he was a surgeon for eight years'
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
at Broomfield Hospital in Chelmsford, Essex. O'Flanagan, who lived in Colchester until 2014, is due to appear before the Nursing and Midwifery Council next month to answer 12 charges. He is accused of keeping up the lie from 2006 and March... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Family's 'disgust' as nurse who neglected 98-old woman at centre of care home scandal suspended for just six monthsto act when Ms Evans pointed out pressure stockings worn by Ms Grant were far t
Family's 'disgust' as nurse who neglected 98-old woman at centre of care home scandal suspended for just six months
Croydon Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
to act when Ms Evans pointed out pressure stockings worn by Ms Grant were far too tight and were cutting into her legs, a Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) misconduct panel heard. The panel found Ms John had caused Ms Grant “actual,... Read more
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Gazette News
Nurse 'claimed to be doctor' for eight years before being found outin Chelmsford. O’Flanagan, who lived in Bromley Road for several years until 2
Nurse 'claimed to be doctor' for eight years before being found out
Gazette News / Posted 7 days ago
in Chelmsford. O’Flanagan, who lived in Bromley Road for several years until 2014, has been summoned to appear before the Nursing and Midwifery Council next month to answer 12 charges. O’Flanagan, who also goes by the first name of Caven,... Read more
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express
Patient safety fears as more than 1,700 nurses found CHEATING on examsessays are bought every year in the UK.” He warned it could lead to “potential
Patient safety fears as more than 1,700 nurses found CHEATING on exams
express / Posted 8 days ago
essays are bought every year in the UK.” He warned it could lead to “potentially dangerous and fatal consequences”. The Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC), the regulator of the industry, can only investigate nurses once they have qualified,... Read more
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heraldscotland
Thousands of nursing students caught cheatingdangerous and fatal consequences" . Nursing students are currently immune from
Thousands of nursing students caught cheating
heraldscotland / Posted 8 days ago
dangerous and fatal consequences" . Nursing students are currently immune from investigation by regulatory body the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) until they are qualified. The NMC relies on universities to enforce good conduct but... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Former boss behind two poor care home inspections stays in professionwhich highlighted failings in care plans, staff supervision and the administrat
Former boss behind two poor care home inspections stays in profession
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
which highlighted failings in care plans, staff supervision and the administration of medication. MORE TOP STORIES: But a Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) misconduct panel has ruled she is safe to be allowed to remain as a nurse, under strict... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Thousands of student nurses cheating their way through training, universities revealnumber of nurses caught cheating rose more than fivefold between 2012 and 2014,
Thousands of student nurses cheating their way through training, universities reveal
Daily Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
number of nurses caught cheating rose more than fivefold between 2012 and 2014, when 77 were caught. A spokesman for the Nursing and Midwifery Council said: “There is no place for cheats in nursing or midwifery. “It is the responsibility of... Read more
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The News and Star
Father angry after midwife criticised over baby death suspended in separate casewas handed an 18-month interim suspension order in relation to the death in Mar
Father angry after midwife criticised over baby death suspended in separate case
The News and Star / Posted 14 days ago
was handed an 18-month interim suspension order in relation to the death in March, which is now being investigated by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC). The ruling, delivered last week, said the NMC panel issued the sanction because of "a... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
REVEALED: Barrow midwife was suspended to 'protect the public'Mail states Barrow midwife Lindsey Biggs has been banned from practicing anywhe
REVEALED: Barrow midwife was suspended to 'protect the public'
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 14 days ago
Mail states Barrow midwife Lindsey Biggs has been banned from practicing anywhere in the country for 18 months while the Nursing and Midwifery Council investigates serious allegations against her. They relate to the tragic death of a baby at... Read more
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Gazette News
'Deplorable' nurse lied on 10 job forms after being sacked by trustHospital responded by applying for TEN jobs at the same health trust. Carol Th
'Deplorable' nurse lied on 10 job forms after being sacked by trust
Gazette News / Posted 14 days ago
Hospital responded by applying for TEN jobs at the same health trust. Carol Thorington, who was being investigated by the Nursing and Midwifery Council after being dismissed, even lied on the application forms, denying she had ever been subject of... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Former Market Drayton nursing home boss is struck off « Shropshire Starplan in place for a resident. Mrs Wright is now being struck off the nursing r
Former Market Drayton nursing home boss is struck off « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 15 days ago
plan in place for a resident. Mrs Wright is now being struck off the nursing register following a hearing of the Nursing and Midwifery Council in London. A report of the hearing said the panel considered carefully whether Mrs Wright’s... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Police to review new information linked to death of Dalton babythe senior detective who carried out the investigation into his death is consid
Police to review new information linked to death of Dalton baby
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 15 days ago
the senior detective who carried out the investigation into his death is considering findings made last week by the Nursing and Midwifery Council on evidence provided during a disciplinary hearing held by the regulatory body. The hearing,... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Care home nurse is spared professional banand cups on a trolley, Ahuja pushed her by the shoulders with both hands, causi
Care home nurse is spared professional ban
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 16 days ago
and cups on a trolley, Ahuja pushed her by the shoulders with both hands, causing her to fall to the floor on her back, the Nursing and Midwifery Council heard. Ahuja claimed she was simply trying to stop the things falling on to the floor when the... Read more
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Gazette News
Mental health nurse given caution order after having sexual relationship with patientbegan the relationship in December 2011. It continued for some of the period u
Mental health nurse given caution order after having sexual relationship with patient
Gazette News / Posted 16 days ago
began the relationship in December 2011. It continued for some of the period until July 2014. Mrs Plater admitted to a Nursing and Midwifery Council panel her fitness to practice had been impaired. Her clinical skills were never... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Those Who Looted Benue Are Still After Us - Gov Ortomof Nursing and Midwifery which was shut for over three years will soon bounce b
Those Who Looted Benue Are Still After Us - Gov Ortom
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
of Nursing and Midwifery which was shut for over three years will soon bounce back because we have already applied to the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria for accreditation for operations and we believe that within this year, we should be... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Hospital boss expresses regret over midwife hearing delaysallegations were finally proven against Barrow midwives Lindsey Biggs and Holly
Hospital boss expresses regret over midwife hearing delays
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 19 days ago
allegations were finally proven against Barrow midwives Lindsey Biggs and Holly Parkinson on Tuesday. A panel of Nursing and Midwifery Council experts found the pair had caused Dalton newborn Joshua Titcombe to lose a significant chance... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Taverham care home nurse denies pushing patient to floorcausing her to fall to the floor on her back. An agency healthcare assistant w
Taverham care home nurse denies pushing patient to floor
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 21 days ago
causing her to fall to the floor on her back. An agency healthcare assistant who was on the Lily Unit at the time told the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) how Ahuja “lunged” at the resident. The assistant, referred to as Ms 1, said: “Resident... Read more
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The News and Star
Nurse prescribed drugs for herselfpharmacist who reported her because he was concerned at the large number of tab
Nurse prescribed drugs for herself
The News and Star / Posted 21 days ago
pharmacist who reported her because he was concerned at the large number of tablets. A disciplinary hearing held by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) in London was told Ashcroft fraudulently obtained codeine prescriptions on 10 occasions... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Taverham care home nurse denies pushing patient to floorcausing her to fall to the floor on her back. An agency healthcare assistant w
Taverham care home nurse denies pushing patient to floor
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 21 days ago
causing her to fall to the floor on her back. An agency healthcare assistant who was on the Lily Unit at the time told the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) how Ahuja “lunged” at the resident. The assistant, referred to as Ms 1, said: “Resident... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Nurse shoved to the floor by “volatile” resident at Norwich care home, court hearscausing her to fall to the floor on her back. An agency healthcare assistant w
Nurse shoved to the floor by “volatile” resident at Norwich care home, court hears
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 21 days ago
causing her to fall to the floor on her back. An agency healthcare assistant who was on the Lily Unit at the time told the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) how Ahuja “lunged” at the resident. The assistant, referred to as Ms 1, said: “Resident... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Drug con nurse to keep jobcodeine phosphate tablets, arousing the suspicion of the pharmacist who reporte
Drug con nurse to keep job
Whitehaven News / Posted 21 days ago
codeine phosphate tablets, arousing the suspicion of the pharmacist who reported her. A disciplinary hearing held by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) in London was told Ashcroft fraudulently obtained prescriptions on 10 occasions during 18... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Nurse keeps job after police fraud cautionof the pharmacist who reported her because he was concerned at the large number
Nurse keeps job after police fraud caution
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 21 days ago
of the pharmacist who reported her because he was concerned at the large number. A disciplinary hearing held by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) in London was told Ashcroft fraudulently obtained codeine prescriptions on 10 occasions... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Midwives failed in their care of baby Joshua, experts rulebut died nine days later after suffering pneumococcal septicaemia and a lung ha
Midwives failed in their care of baby Joshua, experts rule
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 22 days ago
but died nine days later after suffering pneumococcal septicaemia and a lung haemorrhage. The case at a hearing of the Nursing and Midwifery Council in London was told their failures had caused Joshua - referred to as Baby A- to lose a... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Barrow midwives misconduct hearing set to concludehospital midwives over the care they provided to a baby boy is set to conclude
Barrow midwives misconduct hearing set to conclude
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 22 days ago
hospital midwives over the care they provided to a baby boy is set to conclude today. A panel of experts appointed by the Nursing and Midwifery Council have heard evidence over the past week relating to the way Holly Parkinson and Lindsey Biggs,... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Language test change for overseas nurses is welcomed in LancashireFilipino nurses to fill vacancies of which around 15 have arrived to start work
Language test change for overseas nurses is welcomed in Lancashire
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 27 days ago
Filipino nurses to fill vacancies of which around 15 have arrived to start work. The changes have been introduced by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) in a bid to address staffing pressures in the health service. Nurses and midwives coming... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Nurse Ntomkhaya Joyce Nyalungu struck off after failing to call 999 at Bereweeke Court Care HomeWinchester, was sacked. Professional disciplinary proceedings followed and she
Nurse Ntomkhaya Joyce Nyalungu struck off after failing to call 999 at Bereweeke Court Care Home
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 28 days ago
Winchester, was sacked. Professional disciplinary proceedings followed and she has now been struck off the register by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC). The NMC's conduct and competence committee in London said Mrs Nyalungu had failed to... Read more
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Bury Times
Lots of praise but improvement needed at Bury Hospice, watchdog saysaround record keeping of quality and safety levels, staff supervision, staff tr
Lots of praise but improvement needed at Bury Hospice, watchdog says
Bury Times / Posted 28 days ago
around record keeping of quality and safety levels, staff supervision, staff training and nurse registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council. That, said the report, means some staff might not have the necessary skills to care for... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Former Oxford nurse struck off after lying about sackingLukong admitted all the charges, which also included a failure to inform the tr
Former Oxford nurse struck off after lying about sacking
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 28 days ago
Lukong admitted all the charges, which also included a failure to inform the trust she was being investigated by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC). An NMC panel at a hearing concluded that her behaviour "fell seriously short" of... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Former Oxford nurse struck off after lying about sackingLukong admitted all the charges, which also included a failure to inform the tr
Former Oxford nurse struck off after lying about sacking
Oxford Mail / Posted 28 days ago
Lukong admitted all the charges, which also included a failure to inform the trust she was being investigated by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC). An NMC panel at a hearing concluded that her behaviour "fell seriously short" of... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Dolan funeral plans and four more stories you may have missedtowards staff and would frequently try and self-harm, bang his head against sur
Dolan funeral plans and four more stories you may have missed
Reading Evening Post / Posted 29 days ago
towards staff and would frequently try and self-harm, bang his head against surfaces, scream or make himself vomit, the Nursing and Midwifery Council heard. It's official, Reading FC has just announced Joey van den Berg as their second summer... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Disciplinary hearing of Morecambe Bay midwives gets under waymaternity unit is underway. Holly Parkinson, from Furness General Hospital, ap
Disciplinary hearing of Morecambe Bay midwives gets under way
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 29 days ago
maternity unit is underway. Holly Parkinson, from Furness General Hospital, appeared before a panel hearing of the Nursing and Midwifery Council yesterday accused of failing to provide adequate care to Dalton newborn Joshua Titcombe before... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Tilehurst nurse banned for a year after hitting patient with moptowards staff and would frequently try and self-harm, bang his head against sur
Tilehurst nurse banned for a year after hitting patient with mop
Reading Evening Post / Posted 29 days ago
towards staff and would frequently try and self-harm, bang his head against surfaces, scream or make himself vomit, the Nursing and Midwifery Council heard. Judge struck him repeatedly with the mop and also gave him a ‘clip round the ear’ on 24... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Bungling NHS Direct call handler contributed to death of boy aged threewe are left with serious concerns about the competence, capability and accounta
Bungling NHS Direct call handler contributed to death of boy aged three
Daily Mirror / Posted 30 days ago
we are left with serious concerns about the competence, capability and accountability of the PHSO itself." The Nursing and Midwifery Council heard yesterday how Chipunza "failed on a number of occasions to recognise the seriousness of... Read more
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Gazette
Regulators urged to ensure nurses are competent after language test changeshigh-class care" following changes to the English language test requirements fo
Regulators urged to ensure nurses are competent after language test changes
Gazette / Posted 30 days ago
high-class care" following changes to the English language test requirements for nurses trained outside the UK. The Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) announced changes to the test which mean nurses and midwives applying to join the UK... Read more
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guardian-series
Regulators urged to ensure nurses are competent after language test changeshigh-class care" following changes to the English language test requirements fo
Regulators urged to ensure nurses are competent after language test changes
guardian-series / Posted 30 days ago
high-class care" following changes to the English language test requirements for nurses trained outside the UK. The Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) announced changes to the test which mean nurses and midwives applying to join the UK... Read more
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