NHS Protect

Sentenced – worker who sold stolen NHS property on eBay

28 January 2015

A worker based at Prince Charles Hospital in Merthyr Tydfil who stole NHS property from his workplace and then sold it on eBay, today received a six month suspended jail sentence at Merthyr Crown Court

Sentenced: Birmingham practice manager who sold access to free NHS treatment

19 December 2014

A Birmingham practice manager who accepted money to register “patients” at a health centre has been sentenced to two years’ imprisonment, suspended for 12 months, at Birmingham Crown Court (19th December 2014), following an investigation by NHS Protect.

Gynaecologist sentenced for £47K sick fraud against NHS Wales

15 December 2014

A gynaecologist who defrauded NHS Wales of over £47,000 by working while sick was today sentenced at Newport Crown Court (15th December 2014), following an investigation by the NHS Counter Fraud Service (Wales).