Regulatory bodies oversee fitness to practice for their respective professions. Employers are responsible for making sure healthcare professionals meet registration requirements and are fit to practise. Links to relevant regulatory bodies are shown below. Items of interest for particular profession will also be summarised on this page.
The Nursing and Midwifery Council have published information for employers of nurses and midwives which is to be implemented from April 2010. Details are available on the NMC website.