Pre hearing information
The tribunal will inquire into the allegation that, between 2 April 2015 and 15 February 2018, on approximately 54 occasions, Dr Gururaj added, or caused his name to be added, as the named anaesthetist on operation theatre charge sheets. It is alleged that Dr Gururaj knew that in adding his name to the theatre charge sheet(s) he would receive financial remuneration to which he was not entitled as he had not provided anaesthetic services. It is alleged that his actions were dishonest.
This reflects the allegation as it stands at the start of the hearing. The allegation may be amended as the hearing proceeds and when findings of fact are made by the tribunal.
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