Case Number 3571
Request Date 02/04/2014
Completion Date 17/04/2014

 

Details of the Request

  1. How many nurses were reported to the Trust because they were believed to be under the influence of alcohol while on duty over the last five years? How many complaints were received?
     
  2. How many doctors were reported to the Trust because they were believed to be under the influence of alcohol while on duty over the last five years? How many complaints were received?
     
  3. How many surgeons were reported to the Trust because they were believed to be under the influence of alcohol while on duty over the last five years? How many complaints were received?
     
  4. Were the complaints made by both staff and patients?
     
  5. What action was taken against these staff?
     

By the last five years, I mean from April 2009 to the present day.

 

Details of the Response

1A) How many nurses were reported to the Trust because they were believed to be under the influence of alcohol while on duty over the last five years? How many complaints were received?

None

 

1B) Were the complaints made by both staff and patients?

Not relevant

 

1C) What action was taken against these staff?

Not relevant

 

2A) How many doctors were reported to the Trust because they were believed to be under the influence of alcohol while on duty over the last five years? How many complaints were received?

One

 

2B) Were the complaints made by both staff and patients?

Reported by staff

 

2C) What action was taken against these staff?

Following an investigation in accordance with our procedures, no action was taken.

 

3A) How many surgeons were reported to the Trust because they were believed to be under the influence of alcohol while on duty over the last five years? How many complaints were received?

None

 

3B) Were the complaints made by both staff and patients?

Not relevant

 

3C) What action was taken against these staff?

Not relevant