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Dr Sarah Wollaston MP, Chairman, Health Select Committee

 
 

The Telegraph Allowed to work in the NHS, the doctors guilty of abuses abroad

More than 130 foreign doctors have been able to work in Britain despite being found guilty of misconduct abroad.

Julia Manning, the chief executive of 2020 Health, a centre-Right think tank, said: “The figures are scandalous, and it is alarming that these are only the cases of which the GMC has become aware. “When we have got doctors working in this country who have been found guilty of misconduct abroad, or even struck off their medical register, the risks to patients are clear.”