A formal process to adjust your practice where no concerns have been raised
If you need to adjust your practice because of a health condition, your employer will usually agree suitable adjustments to support you and allow you to continue to practice safely, for example, working less than full time.
What is an informal support process?
Sometimes your employer will support you with a health condition informally. This can take various forms including, offering you additional support to return to work after a period of absence due to a health condition.
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.