COVID-19: GOsC publishes statement on Fitness to Practise activities
26 March 2020
The General Osteopathic Council has issued a statement on fitness to practise activities emphasising that patient safety remains the top priority.
The statement highlights that the GOsC are continuing to focus attention on triaging of concerns and risk management activity, and are prioritising high-risk investigations wherever possible.
Hearings that need to take precedence to meet public protection duties have been identified and plans are being implemented to run a number of virtual hearings and meetings remotely. More details can be found in the statement.
As the situation may change quickly, we will continue to review the measures in place and work collaboratively with our stakeholders.