Independent report

Competence and capability of NHS doctors: remediation

This report looks at how actions to remedy issues of clinical competence and capability works in the NHS.

Applies to England


Remediation report

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This report, from the Steering Group on Remediation, also looks at how remediation for NHS doctors no longer in training can be improved.

In relation to healthcare professionals, remediation:

  • is the process agreed with a practitioner to put right aspects of underperformance
  • varies from informal agreements to carry out some reskilling, to more formal supervised programmes of remediation or rehabilitation
Published 15 December 2011