- Automatic expungement trend gives clean slate to license applicants facing criminal background checks
- Board hid investigators’ actual caseload with fake data for Auditor
- Children’s homes not required to obtain pharmacy licenses, court holds
- Explanation for refusal to reinstate license not required, court says
- Though hearsay, script for pharmacist’s fraudulent calls held acceptable evidence in revocation proceeding
- Licensee’s age and threat to his practice held to justify stay of suspension
- Board members’ exposure to facts in proposed consent order not sufficient to show bias
The trade union of nurses in the UK has ruled that a nurse who has received a diagnosis of dementia shouldn't automatically lose their job. The Royal College of Nursing stated in a resolution that nurses with dementia should be allowed to continue to treat patients, but be limited in their responsibilities, to prevent dangerous errors. Opposition to the ruling, while in the minority, has been passionate, with safety groups labelling it "frightening and quite extraordinary."
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