Christian doctor faces losing medical license for praying with patients
A GP who allegedly involves his Christian faith in consultations with his patients is under investigation by the medical watchdog.
Dr Richard Scott, 58, has ‚Äúinvolved a spiritual angle‚ÄĚ for patients with depression, anxiety or addition for the past two decades, The Sunday Times reported.
Now the GP could face disciplinary action by the General Medical Council (GMC) and could lose his job following complaints that he made a patient feel uncomfortable while praying. He is also being investigated by NHS England.
The National Secular Society (NSS) complained to the GMC in May that a ‚Äúhighly vulnerable‚ÄĚ patient felt ‚Äúdiscomfort at the use of prayer‚ÄĚ....