The Assessment Committee shall consist of three members:
The Chairman of the Council
One member of the Council who is a registered medical practitioner appointed by the Chairman
A registered medical practitioner, who is a not a member of the Council and who has been registered for at least 10 years appointed by the Chairman.
The Assessment Committee shall:
Examine applications for registration and advise the Council on the adequacy of the qualifications of an applicant for registration and, in the relevant case, the additional qualifications that are required for registration.
Be responsible for the implementation and publication of the system of assessment.
Perform such other duties as are assigned to the Assessment Committee by the Council
A “complaint” means a complaint made to the Council alleging professional misconduct on the part of a registered medical practitioner or a specialist.
The Bahamas Medical Council registers and licence physicians to practice medicine in the Commonwealth of The Bahamas and ensures that the highest standards of professional conduct in medical practice are maintained thus protecting the public.