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Slap claim Cruden Bay care home nurse to face hearing

Sunnybank [Pic: Meallmore website]
Image caption The charges relate to Sunnybank home in Cruden Bay in 2008

A nurse accused of slapping a resident at an Aberdeenshire care home is to face a hearing.

Badarmaine Garnett faces charges relating to Sunnybank home in Cruden Bay in 2008.

The allegations - listed by the Nursing and Midwifery Council - include claims Ms Garnett allowed another resident to inappropriately touch her.

Ms Garnett faces a conduct and competence committee hearing in January.

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