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Increasing transparency – Report on whistleblowing

The first healthcare regulators report on whistleblowing was published on 11 September 2018, collating over 12 months of information from each of the 8 healthcare regulators.[1] What is the report and why was it commissioned? The report, designed to provide information in…

Case review: Kamberova v NMC

Nicolinka Gancheva Kamberova v Nursing and Midwifery Council [2016] EWHC 2955 Introduction Prior to the decision of the Supreme Court in Khan v GPhC[1], this case considered whether the Conduct and Competence Committee of the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) should take…

Case review: Habib Khan v General Pharmaceutical Council

Habib Khan Khan v General Pharmaceutical Council UKSC [2016] UKSC 64 When imposing sanctions at the conclusion of a fitness to practise hearing, panels must apply the principal of proportionality applying the least restrictive sanction necessary to meet the relevant regulatory…