A screening assessment, which found 10% of older doctors had cognitive impairments that were a potential risk to patients,…
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Cognitive testing can be used to identify older doctors whose practice should be proctored or who should retire, say US…
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"Being at the right place at the right time — or the wrong place at the wrong time.” This is Dr Anne Tonkin on her recent…
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Thousands of doctors over the age of 70 will have to take mandatory health and competency checks to ensure they are not…
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The Medical Board of Australia says there is “more to be done” to protect patients from poorly performing doctors. The…
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Attempts by the Medical Board of Australia to identify poorly performing doctors will risk unfairly targeting rural GPs and…
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The majority of doctors already self-reflect on their practice at least once a week, according to a Medical Board of…
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