Ms Claire McLaughlan

Now an independent consultant Claire is a former Associate Director of the National Clinical Assessment Service (NCAS) with a particular interest in remediation, re-skilling and rehabilitation of healthcare professionals and revalidation. As a registered (intensive care) nurse, educationalist and non-practising barrister Claire developed NCAS Back on Track Services for doctors, dentists and pharmacists.

Over the last six years Claire has worked with approximately three hundred organisations and practitioners to ‘make a difference’ before irreparable done was done to patients and the public, practitioner and organisations. Claire has extensive experience of working within Maintaining High Professional Standards and the Performers List Regulations as well as working alongside the health Regulators. Before joining NCAS Claire was Head of Fitness to Practise at the Nursing and Midwifery Council.