Screen Shot 2020-04-18 at 12.55.39.pngThe UK Government should introduce emergency laws to protect doctors and other healthcare professionals and the clinical decisions they make during the coronavirus crisis, a change similar to new laws introduced in New York state, Medical Protection said today.

Medical Protection has expressed concerns about the vulnerability of healthcare professionals to criminal and regulatory investigations following decisions they may have to make in terms of when emergency treatment can be withheld or withdrawn…..more