A hospital has planned for a possible lack of doctors as a result of tax changes, the BBC understands. Margate's Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother (QEQM) hospital has rearranged rotas in anticipation of shortages.
An anaesthetist suspected of poisoning seven patients - two of whom died - appeared in court in France on Wednesday. The 45-year-old was placed under formal investigation on 6 March, but magistrates are deciding whether to remand him in custody.
Several alleged victims attended the morning hearing.