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Manchester Evening News
Killer nurse Victorino Chua given date to appeal his convictionIn some of cases police believe Chua administered the insulin himself. In Octo
Killer nurse Victorino Chua given date to appeal his conviction
Manchester Evening News / Posted 2 days ago
In some of cases police believe Chua administered the insulin himself. In October last year, Chua appeared in front of a Nursing and Midwifery Council panel where despite pleading his innocence, the panel ruled that in order to protect the public... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Dalton dad seeks nursing council changes after further maternity unit deathURGENT changes are needed to ensure the Nursing and Midwifery Council is "fit f
Dalton dad seeks nursing council changes after further maternity unit death
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 2 days ago
URGENT changes are needed to ensure the Nursing and Midwifery Council is "fit for purpose", a Dalton dad has warned in the wake of another baby death at a beleaguered maternity unit. A midwife at Furness General Hospital in Cumbria has been... Read more
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The News and Star
Father seeks nursing council changes after further maternity unit deathUrgent changes are needed to ensure the Nursing and Midwifery Council is "fit f
Father seeks nursing council changes after further maternity unit death
The News and Star / Posted 2 days ago
Urgent changes are needed to ensure the Nursing and Midwifery Council is "fit for purpose", a father has warned in the wake of another baby death at a beleaguered maternity unit. A midwife at Furness General Hospital in Cumbria has been dismissed... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Identity of Barrow midwife sacked after newborn baby's death revealeddisciplinary hearing. Bosses at the Barrow hospital have referred Ms Biggs’ di
Identity of Barrow midwife sacked after newborn baby's death revealed
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 2 days ago
disciplinary hearing. Bosses at the Barrow hospital have referred Ms Biggs’ dismissal to the industry’s regulator, the Nursing and Midwifery Council, along with the findings of the investigation. It is the second referral they have made in... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Sacked Barrow midwife referred to regulatory bodydisciplinary hearing. Bosses at the Barrow hospital have now referred Ms Bigg'
Sacked Barrow midwife referred to regulatory body
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 3 days ago
disciplinary hearing. Bosses at the Barrow hospital have now referred Ms Bigg's dismissal to the industry's regulator, the Nursing and Midwifery Council, along with the findings of the investigation. It is the second referral they have made in... Read more
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Evening Standard
Nurse 'groped and performed oral sex on mental health patient'as Patient A, over a number of months. She is facing a string of allegations a
Nurse 'groped and performed oral sex on mental health patient'
Evening Standard / Posted 5 days ago
as Patient A, over a number of months. She is facing a string of allegations at a fitness to practise hearing held by the Nursing and Midwifery Council, the watchdog for nurses, which started today. The accusations cover a period from February to... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Care home nurse who threatened to strangle resident after he was racially abused is struck offDomah was employed by healthcare provider Four Seasons as a bank nurse at a hom
Care home nurse who threatened to strangle resident after he was racially abused is struck off
EveningTimes Online / Posted 8 days ago
Domah was employed by healthcare provider Four Seasons as a bank nurse at a home in East Dunbartonshire. An inquiry by the Nursing and Midwifery Council was told by a witness that the nurse made the comment after being called a “black b******” by a... Read more
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Hunts Post
Nurse given warning after admitting drinking wine during shiftat 7.30pm. She then drank a further quarter of a bottle of wine while on her b
Nurse given warning after admitting drinking wine during shift
Hunts Post / Posted 10 days ago
at 7.30pm. She then drank a further quarter of a bottle of wine while on her break. At a disciplinary hearing at the Nursing and Midwifery Council, the panel heard that Miss Eyles went on a break around 12.45am on March 24, before colleagues... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Senior nurse at Arrowe Park Hospital investigated over alleged waiting times fiddleA SENIOR nurse at Naomi Holder will face a Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC)
Senior nurse at Arrowe Park Hospital investigated over alleged waiting times fiddle
Liverpool Echo / Posted 12 days ago
A SENIOR nurse at Naomi Holder will face a Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) misconduct hearing later this month over the claims, which cover a three year period from 2007-2009. The three allegations against Holder, according to the NMC, are... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Arrowe Park Hospital's nursing chief investigated over alleged waiting times fiddleA SENIOR nurse at Naomi Holder will face a Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC)
Arrowe Park Hospital's nursing chief investigated over alleged waiting times fiddle
Liverpool Echo / Posted 12 days ago
A SENIOR nurse at Naomi Holder will face a Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) misconduct hearing later this month over the claims, which cover a three year period from 2007-2009. The three allegations against Holder, according to the NMC, are... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Arrowe Park Hospital's Director of Nursing investigated over alleged waiting times fiddleA SENIOR nurse at Naomi Holder will face a Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC)
Arrowe Park Hospital's Director of Nursing investigated over alleged waiting times fiddle
Liverpool Echo / Posted 12 days ago
A SENIOR nurse at Naomi Holder will face a Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) misconduct hearing later this month over the claims, which cover a three year period from 2007-2009. The three allegations against Holder, according to the NMC, are... Read more
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Bolton News
Nurse upset at death bed absence got drunk and glassed man on Boxing Daydance after wounding Mr Lowe. Recorder Nadim was told that Singleton will now
Nurse upset at death bed absence got drunk and glassed man on Boxing Day
Bolton News / Posted 14 days ago
dance after wounding Mr Lowe. Recorder Nadim was told that Singleton will now face a disciplinary hearing conducted by the Nursing and Midwifery Council after which she could be be banned from nursing. "You have compromised, by your actions, all... Read more
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Express and Star
Disgraced Black Country nurse in court over striking-off « Express & StarHall Hospital and concocting a pack of lies when he was quizzed. Last November
Disgraced Black Country nurse in court over striking-off « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 15 days ago
Hall Hospital and concocting a pack of lies when he was quizzed. Last November, following a disciplinary hearing, a Nursing and Midwifery Council panel ordered that he be struck off for ‘misconduct’. However, the Stourbridge nurse was back... Read more
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Express and Star
Disgraced Black Country nurse in court over striking-off « Express & StarHall Hospital and concocting a pack of lies when he was quizzed. Last November
Disgraced Black Country nurse in court over striking-off « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 16 days ago
Hall Hospital and concocting a pack of lies when he was quizzed. Last November, following a disciplinary hearing, a Nursing and Midwifery Council panel ordered that he be struck off for ‘misconduct’. However, the Stourbridge nurse was back... Read more
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Jersey Evening Post
Care home nurse’s ‘kill you’ text to colleague « Jersey Evening Posta senior nurse at Lakeside Manor Care Home in St Peter, found a patient’s regur
Care home nurse’s ‘kill you’ text to colleague « Jersey Evening Post
Jersey Evening Post / Posted 16 days ago
a senior nurse at Lakeside Manor Care Home in St Peter, found a patient’s regurgitated medication in a rubbish bin, a Nursing and Midwifery Council hearing in London was told. Lawyer Lara Akande, representing the NMC, argues that Mr Puni is... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Pinderfields Hospital nurse faces sanctionsthey were still alive has been sanctioned. Virginia Torres was given a Conditi
Pinderfields Hospital nurse faces sanctions
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 16 days ago
they were still alive has been sanctioned. Virginia Torres was given a Conditions of Practice order for misconduct after a Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) panel found her actions fell “short of what was expected”. The panel was told that while... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Liverpool nurse pretended to be pregnant to get out of working night shiftsfully accept and recognise that matters at work do not justify the step that I
Liverpool nurse pretended to be pregnant to get out of working night shifts
Liverpool Echo / Posted 18 days ago
fully accept and recognise that matters at work do not justify the step that I took regarding the letter.” The Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) handed her an eight-month ban from practising as a nurse. The watchdog said: “Mrs... Read more
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Gazette News
Two nurses to face disciplinary hearingsTWO north Essex nurses face being struck off. The pair are facing charges from
Two nurses to face disciplinary hearings
Gazette News / Posted 18 days ago
TWO north Essex nurses face being struck off. The pair are facing charges from the Nursing and Midwifery Council and are due to go before a disciplinary panel later this month. Amanda Plater faces two charges of having an inappropriate and sexual... Read more
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Gazette News
'I feel like I let mum down after she was slapped in care home'of assault by beating after the incident, turned around and slapped Mrs Ward in
'I feel like I let mum down after she was slapped in care home'
Gazette News / Posted 18 days ago
of assault by beating after the incident, turned around and slapped Mrs Ward in the face, giving her a black eye. At a Nursing and Midwifery Council hearing, Kumar was struck off. He has already lodged an appeal. Now daughter Mrs Barlow, 57,... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Nurse 'put laxatives in colleague’s tea and offered to kiss co-worker’s nipples'using racist and offensive language by saying “Irish w*****”, “little dwarf” an
Nurse 'put laxatives in colleague’s tea and offered to kiss co-worker’s nipples'
Liverpool Echo / Posted 19 days ago
using racist and offensive language by saying “Irish w*****”, “little dwarf” and “robbing Scouse c***” while at work. The Nursing and Midwifery Council says Henry’s behaviour was “physically and sexually inappropriate” as well as... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Nurse wrongly told a relative patient had diedthey were still alive has been sanctioned. Virginia Torres was given a Conditi
Nurse wrongly told a relative patient had died
Wakefield Today / Posted 22 days ago
they were still alive has been sanctioned. Virginia Torres was given a Conditions of Practice order for misconduct after a Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) panel found her actions fell “short of what was expected”. The panel was told that while... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Care home nurse accused of grabbing woman’s buttock and telling her: "I'm horny"t**s and I would love to suck on your nipples.” St Nicholas Nursing Home, Neth
Care home nurse accused of grabbing woman’s buttock and telling her: "I'm horny"
Liverpool Echo / Posted 22 days ago
t**s and I would love to suck on your nipples.” St Nicholas Nursing Home, Netherton This left the woman “distressed”, the Nursing and Midwifery Council alleged. The watchdog says his behaviour was “sexually motivated” and claims his fitness to... Read more
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Daily Star
Nurse who told colleague her breasts were like 'big coconuts' given the axecomments while working as a staff nurse for Surrey and Borders Partnership NHS
Nurse who told colleague her breasts were like 'big coconuts' given the axe
Daily Star / Posted 23 days ago
comments while working as a staff nurse for Surrey and Borders Partnership NHS Foundation Trust. During a tribunal at the Nursing and Midwifery Council, one fed-up colleague revealed: "On most of the shifts I worked with him, he would make... Read more
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Gazette News
Nurse struck off for slapping patient in Weeley care homeMagistrates Court of assaulting the woman by beating on January 27, 2015. The
Nurse struck off for slapping patient in Weeley care home
Gazette News / Posted 23 days ago
Magistrates Court of assaulting the woman by beating on January 27, 2015. The Conduct and Competence Committee of the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) has struck him off for an initial 18 months to allow an appeal to be held. The London... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Army of international nurses recruited for hospital wards35 qualified nurses from across Asia are ready to start in their new roles this
Army of international nurses recruited for hospital wards
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 25 days ago
35 qualified nurses from across Asia are ready to start in their new roles this summer once they have been validated by the Nursing and Midwifery Council. A further 35 are expected to relocate to south Cumbria from India this autumn to begin new... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Nurse struck off after admitting to covering up care home woman's fallat Ashgrove Care Home in Newry and telling a junior colleague to do the same af
Nurse struck off after admitting to covering up care home woman's fall
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 25 days ago
at Ashgrove Care Home in Newry and telling a junior colleague to do the same after the accident in April 2014. A Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) hearing last week found her guilty of misconduct and issued a striking off order, stating... Read more
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Romford Recorder
Psychiatric nurse suspended after acting ‘aggressively’ in front of patienta year after she accessed medical records without clinical justification and ac
Psychiatric nurse suspended after acting ‘aggressively’ in front of patient
Romford Recorder / Posted 26 days ago
a year after she accessed medical records without clinical justification and acted aggressively in front of a patient. The Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) ruled that Sherifat Olayemi Ogunlola’s conduct fell below the standards expected of her... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Nurse suspended after ‘shoving food into a patient’s face’who claimed she was stressed due to overwork, was convicted of battery after th
Nurse suspended after ‘shoving food into a patient’s face’
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 29 days ago
who claimed she was stressed due to overwork, was convicted of battery after the attack. A panel of the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) found her fitness to practise was impaired but decided not to strike her off the... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Nurse suspended after ‘shoving food into a patient’s face’who claimed she was stressed due to overwork, was convicted of battery after th
Nurse suspended after ‘shoving food into a patient’s face’
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 29 days ago
who claimed she was stressed due to overwork, was convicted of battery after the attack. A panel of the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) found her fitness to practise was impaired but decided not to strike her off the... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Walney midwife vows to clear his name after being accused of threatening a childto clear his name. Christopher Philip Cooper's wife Tracey, said her husband c
Walney midwife vows to clear his name after being accused of threatening a child
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 29 days ago
to clear his name. Christopher Philip Cooper's wife Tracey, said her husband cannot speak about the case personally due to Nursing and Midwifery Council guidelines. She added that he could lose his job regardless of the outcome. The 45-year-old... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ministry of Health (MOH) Recruits Over 4000 NursesThe Ministry of Health (MoH) has announced the recruitment of 4,799 verified nu
Ministry of Health (MOH) Recruits Over 4000 Nurses
AllAfrica.com / Posted 30 days ago
The Ministry of Health (MoH) has announced the recruitment of 4,799 verified nurses by the Nursing and Midwifery Council in the country. The new recruits include 1,268 registered midwives, 56 registered community nurses, 507 registered general... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Midwives to face new misconduct charges over death of baby boyclaimed there was no case to answer on all charges against them at a disciplina
Midwives to face new misconduct charges over death of baby boy
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 30 days ago
claimed there was no case to answer on all charges against them at a disciplinary hearing in London yesterday. But the Nursing and Midwifery Council ruled the case should continue - though it has rejected the claim that the midwives' actions... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Barrow midwives cleared of contributing to death of newborn babyclaimed there was no case to answer on all charges against them at a disciplina
Barrow midwives cleared of contributing to death of newborn baby
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 30 days ago
claimed there was no case to answer on all charges against them at a disciplinary hearing in London yesterday. But the Nursing and Midwifery Council ruled the case should continue - though it has rejected the claim that the midwives' actions... Read more
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