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Available outcomes

Reference: CAS-2

Last Updated 12/10/2018

If case examiners decide there is no case to answer, they can:

  • give the nurse or midwife advice,
  • issue the nurse or midwife with a warning, or
  • simply close the case.

If case examiners decide there is a case to answer, they can:

  • recommend undertakings to be agreed with the nurse or midwife, or
  • refer the case to the Fitness to Practise Committee.

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