immediate exclusion

immediate exclusion

A National Clinical Assessment Service (NCAS) euphemism for the immediate suspension of a doctor or dentist (for up to two weeks) when: there has been a critical incident with serious allegations made; there is alleged misconduct; there is concern about a practitioner’s capability; there has been a breakdown in relationships between a colleague and the rest of the team; the presence of the practitioner is likely to hinder the investigation; or the complexity of the issues warrant further detailed investigation before a decision can be made.

Immediate exclusion allows a more measured consideration to be undertaken. The 2-week period should be used to carry out a preliminary situation analysis, to contact the NCAS for advice and to convene a case conference.
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Most of the islanders outside the immediate exclusion zone
Testicular torsion that leads to testicular ischemia is the most common cause and requires immediate exclusion because timely surgery can salvage the testis.
The former leading apprentice was found to have engaged in a conspiracy with unlicensed individual Philip Langford, who at the time was given an immediate exclusion order which will remain in place for at least 15 years.
Its notice added: "Pending publication of those reasons and any further representations which may be made about appropriate penalties, the panel decided to impose an immediate disqualification upon Egan and an immediate exclusion upon Mr Langford.
They need to consider the value of the dermatologist in providing an accurate, quick diagnosis, with immediate exclusion of benign lesions and elimination of the long wait times to get a cancer removed.
She said these aliens included in the list were all subject to immediate exclusion upon arrival in any of the more than 50 international airports and seaports throughout the country.
When the agency has found a product to be infringing, it has almost invariably issued an immediate exclusion order.
Lyons and Sneddon restored the Diamonds' lead to six again with five races left, but the 11th came to an abrupt halt as Auty fell on bend two, lying motionless until the race had been stopped with his immediate exclusion from the re-run.
Demonstrators in the city of Gafsa chanted the national anthem, raising placards calling for the immediate exclusion of the RCD Ministers of the transitory government and expressing loyalty to martyrs of the Revolution.
In a statement, AIDESEP demanded the immediate exclusion of oil concessions from territorial reserves for isolated indigenous peoples, whether officially recognized or proposed.
Among proposals are an immediate exclusion of teenagers from town centres at night and banning street gang members from meeting.
Among the proposals are the immediate exclusion of teenagers from town centres at night and to ban street gang members from associating with each other.
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