Today three people have been found guilty of causing or allowing the death of a child, at the Old Bailey.
is a tragic case, everyone who has heard the evidence will be shocked
by it. We need to do everything in our power to protect vulnerable
One of our staff failed to show the vigilance we
expect. The hospital’s child protection procedures are quite clear on
what should have happened. We have investigated and the matter is now
in the hands of the General Medical Council.
We are working
together with all the other organisations involved so that everyone in
child protection can learn the lessons of this tragedy.
For further information including press material visit: http://www.haringey.gov.uk/childa
Stephen Cox, Jo Barber or Hayley Dodman, Great Ormond Street press office, 0207 239 3119/3125/3126
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