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Bipolar GP dies by suicide 'following patient complaint about online blog'


Sincere condolences to Dr. Potter's family. We do not know the details of her practice's action against her, but these questions come to my mind. 1. Was the suspension only because of the patient complaint? 2. Did her employers know about her condition when appointed? 3. If they did, was she supervised and her condition monitored, as an employer is obliged to do? For patient safety? 4. Were there any previous indications of mental instability? The list of questions is unending. So, as we know just some bare information, we cannot condem or praise anyone. Sincere condolences to her family. Retired GP

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31 Aug 2016

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