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The Authority used its powers of appeal to challenge a decision by the Nursing and Midwifery Council in the case of a nurse who failed to respond properly to complaints of rough handling, made by patients with dementia in a care home.
The Authority has secured agreement that Dr Steven Burn would be erased from the General Medical Council’s register and can no longer practise as a doctor.