30 May 2012
THE GMC will launch the new Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service (MPTS) on 11 June.
The MPTS will run all fitness to practise panel and interim orders panel hearings for the medical profession in the UK and will be operationally separate from the GMC and accountable to Parliament.
An FAQs page on the GMC website provides more information on how the new tribunal will operate.
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