Any contributions, with links, are welcome to this from all countries.
Nurse removed from register for eating a resident’s fish and chips (2015) http://www.liverpoolecho.co.uk/news/nurse-who-helped-herself-patients-8701997
Nurse cautioned by the NMC for hitting a patient (2013) http://www.leicestermercury.co.uk/Nurse-kicked-struck-dementia-patient-Glenfield/story-19980525-detail/story.html
Poor care of a diabetic patient. Who is accountable? http://www.irwinmitchell.com/newsandmedia/2014/march/nmc-hearing-sees-nurse-cautioned-for-gross-negligence-relating-to-diabetic-womans-care
“A senior midwife who went home instead of helping a heavily pregnant woman and her unborn child – who both later died – has been suspended for just three months.” (2014) http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-2759456/Midwife-went-home-instead-helping-heavily-distressed-mother-unborn-baby-BOTH-later-died-struck-off.html#ixzz3XNZjxfmN A Hodgekiss (Ack AnnDitch twitter)
http://www.newsshopper.co.uk/news/dartford_swanley/13380785.Nurses_guilty_of_misconduct_after_leaving_man_lying_in_his_own_urine_will_return_to_work/?ref=twtrec via EIN news Simpson F (2015) “A woman has been left ‘gobsmacked’ after three nurses who left her disabled partner lying in his own urine were not struck off – despite being found guilty of professional misconduct”- cautions were given.
http://www.crawleynews.co.uk/Manager-notorious-Copthorne-care-home/story-26928194-detail/story.html ack YVM and End ElderAbuse twitter-
“A MANAGER who was in charge of a notorious care home where institutional abuse contributed to the deaths of residents is being allowed back into the profession six months after being suspended from nursing.” (ibid). Charges included orders to staff to destroy medical records, ineffective medication procedures, ignored and labelled residents.
Yes- we know there are mitigating circumstances to consider, and different people on different committees.