GP censured after baby’s death

A WA GP obstetrician has been censured for failing to identify fetal distress in a baby who was delivered stillborn by emergency caesarean.

Dr Ross Douglas Jose was found guilty of unsatisfactory professional performance over the care of a 23-year-old first-time mother at Rockingham General Hospital in 2015.

The experienced GP obstetrician conceded that he had failed to identify an