Failed medical student allegedly worked as intern for eight months

The hospital has referred the matter to police

Police are investigating a woman who allegedly worked as an intern at a major Sydney hospital for eight months without appropriate qualifications or AHPRA registration. 

Bankstown hospital

The 27-year-old was first employed by Bankstown-Lidcombe Hospital in Sydney’s southwest in January.

However, the hospital discovered on Monday the employee was not registered with AHPRA and as a result “immediately removed [them] from their duties”, a spokesperson said.

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