Dear Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service,
I write to request the following under the Freedom of Information Act:
For each of the last five calendar years: 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018, please state the number of doctors referred to the MPTS for allegations of
a) sexual misconduct
b) sexual harassment
c) sexual assault
Please provide any official definitions your organisation uses to categorise allegations of a sexual nature.
2. Please provide a breakdown of whether the complainant was
a) A member of the public
b) A patient
c) A health professional
3. Please state the number of doctors that received:
a) Bans on practising
b) Suspensions on practising
c) Formal reprimands
d) Complaint upheld, no formal action
e) Complaint not upheld
f) Any other outcome not listed above (please specify)
After being referred to MPTS in each of the last five calendar years: 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018.
I would like to receive the information electronically.
Thank you for your enquiry.
I have forwarded your request to the FOI team who will respond to you.
Bernadette Beisty, Governance Officer MPTS
We work to defend the right to FOI for everyone
Help us protect your right to hold public authorities to account. Donate and support our work.Donate Now