The President of the High Court has welcomed a decision by the Medical Council to put in place a system to check the disciplinary records of doctors seeking to be allowed to work in Ireland.
Tue, 04 Jun, 2019
The president of the High Court has struck off a radiographer after being satisfied she is “simply a danger to the public” due to her “substandard” knowledge of the basics of radiography and lack of insight into the dangers of that.
Mon, 25 Mar, 2019
A radiologist who made serious errors in a number of his CT scan reports was last night found guilty of poor professional performance at a medical inquiry in Dublin. The matter of sanctions against him will be determined at a later date.
Wed, 02 Dec, 2015
Thu, 26 Nov, 2015
An expert in reproductive medicine has described the judgement call a doctor under review faced when conducting the surgery in question. One must “hope you make the right decision”, the fitness-to-practise inquiry at the Medical Council heard yesterday.
Wed, 27 May, 2015
A top paediatric consultant who delegated a child’s operation to another surgeon told a medical inquiry into why the child had the wrong surgery first that he would have operated on her himself if he had known she was a private patient.
Thu, 20 Sep, 2012