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Bloodgate doctor Wendy Chapman avoids being struck off

• Ruling said Dr Chapman did not act in patient’s best interest • Fitness to practise not impaired despite actions, says GMC A doctor at the centre of the Harlequins “bloodgate” scandal was told today, at a hearing before the General Medical Council, that she could return to practising medicine. The panel ruled that Wendy Chapman’s fitness […]


GP suspended over laptop request sparks ‘grave concerns’ over treatment of BAME doctors

Around 1,000 doctors have written to the Professional Standards Authority in anger at the “gravely concerning” decision to suspend a GP over her request for a laptop, suggesting it is an example of the unfair treatment of medical professionals from minority ethnic backgrounds. Dr Manjula Arora, an overseas-trained doctor from India who has 30 years […]