Pre hearing information
The tribunal will inquire into the allegation that in November 2014, Dr Fish failed to undertake a neurological examination of Patient A, failed to refer Patient A to hospital and failed to adequately assess and/or diagnose Patient A.
It is also alleged that in a telephone conversation with Patient A, Dr Fish failed to arrange an urgent neurological examination at the surgery, and failed to advise Patient A to attend A&E, and failed to address Patient A’s concerns.
Further, it is alleged that Dr Fish undertook an intimate examination and failed to obtain informed consent from Patient A. It is alleged that Dr Fish’s conduct was sexually motivated.
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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