Most tribunal cases involve docs

It identified sexual and other inappropriate relationships with patients as a “major issue”.

VCAT president Greg Garde said almost 70% of proceedings finalised involved a medical professional.

Some 15% involved psychologists, while a “small number” involved nurses, midwives and Chinese medicine practitioners.

About 25% of cases involved a medical professional who formed an inappropriate social or sexual relationship with a patient or former patient.

“The major issue

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