Responsible Officer


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Responsible Officer

Medspeak-UK
A senior doctor in a healthcare organisation, such as the medical director who has local responsibility for overseeing the conduct, monitoring the performance, and evaluating the fitness to practise of doctors linked to that organisation. Every licensed doctor is to be linked with a named Responsible Officer; one of the Responsible Officer's key roles will be to recommend to the GMC whether or not a doctor should be revalidated.

Public health-UK
A person in a hospital trust who is responsible for NHS Education for Scotland operational matters relating to fire safety and ensure all fire detection systems, fire fighting equipment and all future developments are maintained as per national regulations.
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Gurdip Singh Hayer, aged 42, of Franklin Road, Leamington, giving a false statement contrary to the perjury act, community order made for 12 months and defendant to attend appointments with a responsible officer.
In the event the agent fails to comply, it appears the IRS could levy penalties both on the responsible officer or director of the organization and on the agent.
They said that despite continuous protest in different towns of the district no responsible officer of the Sindh government had bothered even to talk to them.
KCW & Associates Pty Limited and its director and responsible officer were prosecuted by the Labour Department (LD) for failing to pay an employee wages and defaulting on the sums awarded by the Labour Tribunal (LT) as required by the Employment Ordinance (EO).
Khan emphasized upon the secretaries and officers to themselves attend the meetings, otherwise, due to any specific emergency, the responsible officer be sent to represent in the meetings.
Major A(r) Azam Suleman Khan emphasized upon the secretaries and concerned officers to themselves attend the meetings, otherwise, due to any specific emergency, the responsible officer be sent to represent in the meetings.
Zardari's brother-in-law had filed a criminal miscellaneous application and requested the SHC to quash the case which he maintained was false and fabricated.Barrister Baloch Ahmed Junejo argued that Pechuho was a responsible officer and had taken strict action against the black sheep in the education department.
The task of cleaning and chlorination of all water tanks assigned would be completed in 21 days and easch responsible officer was asked to submit the completion report of his task on a prescribed Performa sent through PMRU positively.
A community order was made for Riseborough to undertake a 12 week curfew, attend appointments with a responsible officer and undertake 100 hours unpaid work within the next 12 months.
The 30-year-old also failed to attend supervision appointments and keep in touch with a responsible officer.
He was informed that a responsible officer of Street Light Division has been deputed in flood relief cell of MCI and is ensuring timely redressal of complaints.
Court has issued a notice to PEMRA and summoned reply and directed responsible officer of PEMRA to appear in court with relevant record.

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