Trainee GP who falsified timesheet is suspended for four months after GMC intervenedBMJ 2018; 360 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.k935 (Published 26 February 2018) Cite this as: BMJ 2018;360:k935
- Clare Dyer
- The BMJ
A trainee GP who falsified a timesheet after providing weekend senior house officer cover at a hospital has been suspended from the UK medical register for four months after a successful appeal by the General Medical Council.
Despite finding that his actions were dishonest, a medical practitioners tribunal decided in January 2017 that Iheanyi Nwachuku’s fitness to practise was not impaired and let him off with a warning.
But the GMC appealed and in August 2017 a …