Medical Practitioners Act 2007

94.

Duty of registered medical practitioners to maintain professional competence.

94.— (1) A registered medical practitioner shall maintain the practitioner’s professional competence on an ongoing basis pursuant to a professional competence scheme applicable to that practitioner.

(2) A registered medical practitioner shall co-operate with any requirements imposed on the practitioner in rules made under section 11 .

(3) The Council may, by notice in writing given to a registered medical practitioner whose registration does not fall within subsection (2) but who has given an undertaking pursuant to section 67(1) , require the practitioner to co-operate with such an undertaking to the satisfaction of the Council.

(4) A medical practitioner shall comply with a notice under subsection (3) given to the practitioner.

Annotations

Amendments:

F191

Substituted by Regulated Professions (Health and Social Care) (Amendment) Act 2020 (16/2020), s. 137, not commenced as of date of revision.

Modifications (not altering text):

C79

Prospective affecting provision: subs. (3) amended by Regulated Professions (Health and Social Care) (Amendment) Act 2020 (16/2020), s. 137, not commenced as of date of revision.

(3) The Council may, by notice in writing given to a registered medical practitioner whose registration does not fall within subsection (2) but who has given an undertaking pursuant to F191 [ section 59A(1) or 67(1) ] , require the practitioner to co-operate with such an undertaking to the satisfaction of the Council.

Editorial Notes:

E80

Relevant rules to be applied in respect of subs. (2) specified (18.01.2011) by Medical Council — Rules for the Maintenance of Professional Competence (No. 1) (S.I. No. 171 of 2011).