Nurse worked for years as a doctor
- A 40-year-old nurse from Berlin has at least five years without the required training worked as a doctor. On a cruise ship since last year he treated as a ship's doctor both passengers and crew, made the Berlin public prosecutor announced Saturday.
The suspect was arrested Friday at Berlin's Tegel airport. Since Wednesday there was an arrest warrant against the man.As a ship's doctor, he received a monthly salary of 7500 euros from the shipping company. The documents aanmerkten him as a doctor, he had forged. He had no work permit and no qualifications to work as a doctor, the police said. Where he worked for his time as a ship's doctor, according to the prosecutor was unclear. How the authorities came to him on the track, a spokesman did not say.The cruise company suspended the ' doctor ' when the public prosecutor was informed about the case.,null, We are totally deceived by the man '', said a spokesman for the company.According to the newspaper Berliner Morgenpost the fake doctor would surely have treated several hundred passengers on the ship Aida Cruises.