Imposter at work: when fact becomes stranger than fiction

October 2008
People Management;10/30/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 22, p38
The article deals with the proliferation of imposters in the medical field. Earlier this 2008, a "nurse" with five years' service at Northampton General Hospital was convicted, having used the registration number of a genuine nurse with a similar name. Fraud committed by employees at work is a growing problem and often these people will not have provided true identity details at the point of recruitment. It also list the practical steps that employers can take to put off imposters.


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