TITLE

Standard bearers

AUTHOR(S)
Field, Rosemary
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Nursing Standard;6/4/2008, Vol. 22 Issue 39, p64
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides some advices and comprehensive assessment of the performance of doctors and dentists in Great Britain. The National Clinical Assessment Service's (NCAS) primary function is to support employers in managing concerns about the performance of doctors and dentists. NCAS strives to resolve any concerns and, wherever possible, to restore practitioners to safe practice. INSET: National Clinical Assessment Service.
ACCESSION #
33024468

 

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