Dr Tameem ARAB

Medical practitioners tribunal – New Hearing scheduled
Outcome on impairment
Hearing not yet held
Summary of outcome
Hearing not yet held
Type of case
Misconduct
Hearing date from
02 Aug 2021
Hearing date to
10 Aug 2021
Location of hearing
St James’s Buildings, 79 Oxford Street, Manchester, M1 6FQ. It is possible to observe proceedings from our Manchester hearing centre. Please give us 14 days' notice if you would like to attend, so arrangements can be made. Contact us about observing a hearing
GMC reference number
6160636
Area of practice
Westminster

Pre hearing information

Allegation

The tribunal will inquire into the allegation that on 8 June 2019, at St Mary’s Hospital, Dr Arab took a hospital prescription sheet and used it to write a prescription for Mr A, when there was no medical emergency requiring medication to be provided immediately. It is alleged that Dr Arab failed to indicate that the prescription was a private prescription; that at the time he wrote the prescription Dr Arab knew he was not entitled to prescribe using the hospital prescription sheet and that he also knew that Mr A was not entitled to receive an NHS prescription. It is alleged that Dr Arb’s actions were dishonest.

It is further alleged that on 14 June 2019 and 21 June 2019 Dr Arab ‘s actions were dishonest in relation to verbal and written statements he made to Dr B regarding the prescription provided to Mr A.

 

Allegations

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.

Decisions

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Private hearings

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