Letter of notification in clinical negligence matters from 6 April 2015
Letter of notification in clinical negligence matters from 6 April 2015

The following PI & Clinical Negligence guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Letter of notification in clinical negligence matters from 6 April 2015
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To

Defendant

Dear [insert organisation name]

Letter of Notification

Re: [Claimant’s Name, Address, DoB and NHS Number]

We have been instructed to act on behalf of [Claimant’s name] in relation to treatment carried out/care provided at [name of hospital or treatment centre] by [name of clinician(s) if known] on [insert date(s)].

The purpose of this letter is to notify you that, although we are not yet in a position to serve a formal Letter of Claim, our initial investigations indicate that a case as to breach of duty and/or causation has been identifie