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Complainant Name:
Dr Jane Collins, the Chief Executive of Great Ormond Street Hospital

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Sunday Express

Complaint:

Dr Jane Collins, the Chief Executive of Great Ormond Street Hospital, complained to the Press Complaints Commission that an article which reported that she had taken herself off the GMC register was inaccurate and misleading in regard to her reason for doing so.

Resolution:

The complaint was resolved when the PCC negotiated the removal of the online article and the publication of the following statement in the newspaper:

Further to an article of 22 August, we have been asked by Dr Jane Collins, Chief Executive of Great Ormond Street, to make clear that her decision to remove herself from the GMC register in June 2010 did not relate to the death of Baby Peter and subsequent investigations.

Date Published: 11/03/2011



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