Doctors from overseas must have valid qualifications – Varadkar

Simon Harris to seek report from HSE over doctor who appeared to lack basic medical competency

It is “absolutely essential” that foreign doctors working in Ireland have qualifications that are valid, Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has said.

The High Court on Wednesday granted a suspension order sought by the Medical Council to prevent a junior doctor from practising in Irish hospitals.

Senior colleagues had raised concern over the junior doctor, who they said appeared to lack basic medical competency.

The doctor graduated from medical school in an east European country...
source: Irish Times

2018-11-09 03:53
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