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Nurse who mistook blood around patient's mouth for jam gets suspended

www.bbc.co.uk Published: August 14, 2013
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A Swindon nurse who mistook blood around a patient’s mouth for jam has been suspended for 12 months, according to BBC News.

The site reports the error was one of 29 charges considered by the Nursing Midwifery Council’s disciplinary panel against Denise Joyce Reed.



Colleagues said her attitude was “dismissive towards the concerns of patients” and she “failed to appreciate the seriousness of her failings,” according to BBC News.

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