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QCAT decisions

The Health Ombudsman, through the Director of Proceedings, may take disciplinary matters against registered health practitioners to QCAT for determination. In addition, QCAT has jurisdiction to deal with matters relating to unregistered health practitioners where they pose a serious risk to the public.


Health Ombudsman v McGuinness [2020] QCAT 1

A copy of the decision is published on the Queensland Supreme Court Library website.


Health Ombudsman v Newman [2019] QCAT 397

A copy of the decision is published on the Queensland Supreme Court Library website.


Health Ombudsman v Flyger [2019] QCAT 329

A copy of the decision is published on the Queensland Supreme Court Library website.


Health Ombudsman v Mutasa [2019] QCAT 315

On 1 October 2019, the matter of the Health Ombudsman v David Tichaona Mutasa was heard by Judge Allen QC in the Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal (QCAT). Judge Allen found that Dr Mutasa behaved in a way that constitutes professional misconduct and he has been reprimanded.


Health Ombudsman v MacBean [2019] QCAT 300

On 13 September 2019, a decision for the matter of the Health Ombudsman v MacBean was handed down by Judge Allen QC in the Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal (QCAT). Judge Allen made an order permanently prohibiting Mr Samuel MacBean from providing any health services.