Code of Conduct for Panellists

Dr S R Krishna-Thalagavara made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service

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Dr S R Krishna-Thalagavara

Dear Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service,

I request for following information under FOI:

1. Is there a code of conduct for Panellists adjudicating IOP and FTP hearings? If so, what is it and what is the procedure to complain about possible breaches of code of conduct?

Yours faithfully,

Dr S R Krishna-Thalagavara

Dear Dr Thalagavara

 

Your information request F15/6833/ME.

 

Thank you for your email asking for information under the Freedom of
Information Act 2000 (FOIA). 

 

We will consider your request and provide you with a response as soon as
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I have allocated your request to Mark Ellen. If you have any questions,
please contact him on 0161 923 6347 or email [email address].

 

Yours sincerely

 

 

Mrs Mariam Ifzal

Information Assistant

[email address]

0161 923 6420

 

General Medical Council

3 Hardman Street

Manchester

M3 3AW

 

 

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From: Dr S R Krishna-Thalagavara
[[1]mailto:[FOI #249358 email]]

Sent: 20 January 2015 21:14

To: Enquiries

Subject: Freedom of Information request - Code of Conduct for Panellists

 

Dear Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service,

 

I request for following information under FOI:

 

1. Is there a code of conduct for Panellists adjudicating IOP and FTP
hearings? If so, what is it and what is the procedure to complain about
possible breaches of code of conduct?

 

Yours faithfully,

 

Dr S R Krishna-Thalagavara

 

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Mark Ellen (0161 923 6347),

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Dear Dr Krishna-Thalagavara

Reference: IAT/ME/F15/6833

Thank you for your e-mail of 20 January 2015.

I attach a copy of the MPTS Panellists code of conduct.

The procedure to complain about possible breaches of the code is set out on the MPTS website, at this link: http://www.mpts-uk.org/contact/1667.asp

I hope that this information is helpful to you.

Kind regards
Mark Ellen

Mark Ellen
Information Access Team
General Medical Council
3 Hardman Street
Manchester  M3 3AW
Direct Line: 0161 923 6347

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Dr S R Krishna-Thalagavara

Dear Mark Ellen (0161 923 6347),
Thank you for the response; contents of which I have noted.

Regrettably, I was not able to find the information on submitting a complaint about Panellists breach of code of conduct through the link you have provided.

Kindly advice me the correct procedure including contact person and time scales for dealing with my complaints about Panellists.

Yours sincerely,

Dr S R Krishna-Thalagavara

Mark Ellen (0161 923 6347),

Dear Dr Krishna-Thalagavara

Thank you for your further e-mail.

The details on how to make a complaint, to the MPTS, about a panellist are as follows:

Making a complaint about the services we provide
You can contact us by email, fax, in writing or by phone. Contact details can be found below.

Please tell us:

what you think has gone wrong;
why you are dissatisfied;
what you think we should do to put things right;
the names of our staff you have been dealing with, if you have them.
We will initially acknowledge receiving your complaint.

We aim to reply with a full response within ten working days, but if for any reason we need longer to look into it we will let you know.

If you remain dissatisfied we will ask a member of our senior management team to consider your complaint.

In the final stage of our complaints procedure we will ask our Corporate Complaints Manager to provide a response to you.

Your complaint should be directed to:

Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service
St James’s Buildings
79 Oxford Street
Manchester
M1 6FQ
Fax: 0161 240 7199
Email: [mpts request email].

Alternatively you can call the MPTS on 0161 923 6263.

I hope that this clarification is helpful to you.

Kind regards
Mark Ellen

Mark Ellen
Information Access Team
General Medical Council
3 Hardman Street
Manchester  M3 3AW
Direct Line: 0161 923 6347

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