(CHRISTIAN POST) – A Christian doctor is under investigation after a complaint was filed accusing him of praying and "evangelizing" to patients.
Dr. Richard Scott, 58, a general practitioner at the Bethesda Medical Centre in Margate, Kent, England, is the subject of a fitness to practice inquiry launched by the General Medical Council after a complaint was filed by the National Secular Society.
He is also reportedly being investigated by the National Health Service in England, according to The Telegraph.
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The National Secular Society said in the complaint filed in May that Scott, who has worked as a doctor for more than 20 years, made a "vulnerable" patient feel "discomfort at the use of prayer." The allegation was made to the NSS by an acquaintance of the patient.