Prominent GP fined $12,000 and reprimanded for VAD paperwork error

The tribunal said its decision sent an "emphatic message" about strictly complying with legislation on VAD.
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Dr Nick Carr.

A GP advocate for voluntary assisted dying has been found guilty of professional misconduct and fined $12,000 over paperwork that was not signed properly.

The error happened in 2020, when Melbourne GP Dr Nick Carr arranged for his terminally ill patient to complete a form in front of two witnesses, the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal said.