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.

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'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.