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Bad Apples? Bad Barrels? Or bad cellars? Antecedents and processes of professional misconduct in UK health and care

03 Nov 2017 | University of Coventry
  • Research Papers

By analysing thousands of fitness to practise decisions, this ground-breaking study provides insights into professional misconduct by health and care professionals

A team from Coventry University led by Professor Rosalind Searle analysed over 6,700 final fitness to practise decisions. They used the data to identify three different types of perpetrator as well as providing insights into sexual misconduct and dishonesty by health and care professionals.