Fraud alloy Zholia Alemi: Drowned man’s family uttered fears


Darren King

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Darren King, 31, from Suffolk, drowned in his bath after pang a seizure final year

The family of a drowned studious have claimed he competence still be alive if a feign psychiatrist obliged for his caring had finished her pursuit properly.

Darren King, 31, of Suffolk, died after pang a seizure in his bath in 2017.

Mr King was vital exclusively underneath a caring of Zholia Alemi, whose fake education have given been exposed.

The General Medical Council (GMC) – a doctors’ watchdog – has apologised for a “inadequate” checks in a 1990s.

New Zealander Alemi was jailed for rascal in Oct after she calculated a insanity patient’s will in an try to get her £1.3m estate.

The BBC can now exhibit how Alemi, who was reserved Mr King’s box while operative for a Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT), had refused a family ask to do a ability comment on a risks of him vital independently.

Mr King, of Lowestoft, was autistic and his relatives pronounced they were disturbed about his use of a bath since he did not always take his drugs to forestall seizures.

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Zholia Alemi calculated her medical grade when she came to a UK in a 1990s

The alloy was usually unmasked as a feign psychiatrist by Cumbrian journal a News and Star after she was jailed for rascal for faking another patient’s will.

Mr King’s father, Gavin, pronounced even before Dr Alemi was exposed, a family had been scheming to doubt her during a inquisition in January.

“He indispensable an comment around his bargain of his remedy along with ethanol and a seizures that he didn’t know he was having,” pronounced Mr King. “We wanted a bath removed.

“We have mislaid a good son. He is in a protected place now.

“We haven’t got to worry about him, though someone shouldn’t be authorised to spin adult and contend ‘I am a doctor’ and only lift on as if they are.

“There are too many people out there who are exposed and need these people.”

‘Safeguarding concerns’

The BBC has found that Alemi worked for some-more than a year for a NSFT as a locum consultant psychiatrist between 2014 and 2015.

She worked especially for a adult training incapacity use in Oulton Broad, as good as infirm children. After Alemi’s depart from a trust, Mr King was not reserved to another psychiatrist.

An NSFT orator said: “All a suitable checks had been undertaken by a GMC and by a group by that we employed Zholia Alemi before she assimilated NSFT.

“Our trust consummated her agreement as a outcome of defence concerns and reported her to a GMC.”

NSFT’s Medical Director Dr Bohdan Solomka is essay to all patients and carers that Alemi had hit with.

Peter Aldous, Conservative MP for Waveney, said: “My regard about a wider impact is how many families might have been influenced by this?

“We need to strech out to them to yield them with a required support and assurances. we consider relocating brazen a trust needs to take movement so this doesn’t occur again.”

Alemi forsaken out of medical propagandize in her initial year in New Zealand. But when she changed to a UK in 1995, a GMC did not have procedures in place to check on her record.

GMC arch executive Charlie Massey said: “We are assured that 23 years on, a systems are strong and would brand any fake try to join a medical register.”

Additional stating by Laurence Cawley.


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