An employer is an organisation that employs or contracts you to work for or with them. This could be a medical or non-medical employer or organisation. It also includes any organisation that you provide medical services to. For example, if you are self-employed or a locum doctor.
The General Medical Council
We help to protect patients and improve medical education and practice in the UK by setting standards for students and doctors. We support them in achieving and exceeding those standards, and take action when they are not met.