Reference 2019-74

REF:           2019-74

Subject:       Sexual harassment

 

Request:

– How many MHPS [Managing High Professional Standards] (or comparable process) investigations into doctors the trust has commenced during each year in the period 2013 to 2018 (i.e 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018) as the result of allegations of sexual harassment or inappropriate sexualised behaviour towards doctor colleagues.

– How many MHPS [Managing High Professional Standards] (or comparable process) investigations into doctors the trust has commenced during each year in the period 2013 to 2018 (i.e 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018) as the result of allegations of sexual harassment or inappropriate sexualised behaviour towards other clinical colleagues (excluding doctors).

– Of the number commenced each year, please confirm how many allegations were upheld. – In each case where an allegation was upheld, please confirm the sanction, if any, imposed upon the doctor in question.

 

 

Response:

There have been no MHPS or comparable investigations held with respect to sexual harassment or inappropriate sexualised behaviour allegations.