Paramedic suggests crying patient was 'lying' about injury

The 57-year-old patient was crying for help after she broke her hip, but the paramedic allegedly left her


Melanie Adams
The Daily Echo

A Hampshire paramedic faces being struck off after suggesting that a crying patient who had broken her hip had lied about it, a hearing heard yesterday.

Lisa Hubbard is accused of leaving a 57-year-old patient crying out in pain as she fell to the floor when being led from her flat and for treating the woman as if she was wasting their time.

LexisNexis Copyright © 2013 LexisNexis, a division of Reed Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.   
Terms and Conditions Privacy Policy

Full story: Paramedic suggests crying patient was 'lying' about injury

  1. Tags
  2. Patient Handling

Recommended Patient Handling

Join the discussion