You need to refer yourself to us if you:
• may pose a risk to patients because you are not receiving or complying with the necessary treatment for a health condition (including alcohol or drug dependency) or do not have arrangements in place to manage your practice safely while you recover
• are under investigation by the police or given a caution or conviction
• have been sanctioned or criticised by another regulatory body, in the UK or abroad.
If you’d like to discuss whether you should refer yourself to us, you can call us on 0161 923 6602.
Our contact centre is open Monday to Friday, 8 am – 5.30 pm. Or on Saturdays, 9 am – 5 pm. You may also want to speak to a medical defence organisation to get their advice about whether you should refer yourself to us.