Woman who 'masqueraded as a qualified nurse' - full report

A health worker who masqueraded as a qualified nurse escaped a jail sentence today - after a judge heard that health professionals praised the standard of her work.

Deniece Stewart was given a twenty month prison sentence, suspended for two years, after committing what was described in court as a gross breach of trust and a confidence fraud. From Maidstone Crown Court, Derek Johnson reports and speaks to Dr Caroline Jessel.


'Bogus nurse' in Kent court

Bogus nurse Denice Stewart, who fooled GPs in Kent and treated more than 1,000 patients, has been given suspended 20-month jail sentence.