RQIA has been tasked by the Department of Health (DOH) to carry out a series of actions
related to the recall of patients in respect of the Neurology Service provided by the Belfast Health and Social Care Trust.
This work includes:
- A review of the governance of outpatient services in the Belfast Health and Social Care Trust (BHSCT) with a particular focus on neurology services and other high volume specialties.
- An expert review of the clinical records of all patients or former patients of Dr Michael Watt who have died over the past 10 years; and
- A review of governance arrangements in Independent (Private) Hospitals and Hospices in Northern Ireland.
You can access documents associated with RQIA's role in relation to neurology here.