'Experienced' medic suspended over patient care failures

The medic has been suspended for a year for such things as improperly assessing patients and not logging on for emergency jobs


By Jon Austin
Southend News

LONDON — An experienced paramedic has been suspended for a year after being found guilty of a string of professional failings.

Barry Fogg, a former emergency care practitioner with the East of England Ambulance Service, based at Southend station, failed to properly assess a patient, left treatment to junior colleagues and then did not immediately log back on for more emergency jobs.

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