A coroner's court looks into the causes and circumstances around someone's death. This process is known as an 'inquest'.
What is a medical negligence claim?
A medical negligence claim involves a claim being made in a civil court for substandard or inappropriate treatment given to a patient.
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.