Doctor suspended from work for over 2 years following findings of impairment due to drug misuse is now able to return to work following MDS representation.
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The Doctor was suspended from work following a conviction for stealing drugs from the Hospital she worked at and misusing the drugs. MDS in-house legal team kept in regular contact with the Doctor to ensure that she fulfilled any concerns raised by the Tribunal, and to prepare for the review hearing including keeping a reflective diary and keeping record of CPD’s and ongoing learning completed. The Tribunal was pleased with the Doctor’s progress and as a result replaced her suspension with a less onerous order of conditions, allowing the Doctor to return to work and progress her medical career.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]