James N Basey

Profession: Biomedical scientist

Registration Number: BS37370

Hearing Type: Final Hearing

Date and Time of hearing: 09:00 18/07/2016 End: 16:00 26/07/2016

Location: Health & Wellbeing Innovation Centre, Treliske, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 3FF

Panel: Conduct and Competence Committee
Outcome: Adjourned part heard

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Allegation

Whilst employed as a Band 6 Biomedical Scientist within the Haematology

Department at the Royal Cornwall Hospital NHS Trust, you:

 

1. Intimidated and bullied Colleague A by:

 

a.     throwing fake punches at him as you walked past;

b.     Barging past him;

c.     Pushing him; and

d.     Shining a laser bar code scanner in his face.

 

2. Made inappropriate comments to colleagues in that you:

 

a. In relation to Colleague B:

 

i. said, "look what dime bar's done, he's stupid", or

words to that effect;

ii. called him a "numpty", or words to that effect;

iii. calling him a "curley haired t***", or words to that

effect;

iv. that he was "pulling a sickie", or words to that effect, when he had a known health issue.

 

b. In relation to Colleague C:

 

i. said that she "took so many pills that she rattled", or words to that effect;

ii. said that she "was a mad person, a man hater", or words to that effect.

 

c. In relation to Colleague D:

 

i. called him a "fat lazy git", or words to that effect.

 

3. Behaved in an inappropriate and intimidating manner towards colleagues, in that you:

 

a. deliberately knocked into other people's chairs;

 

b. invaded people's personal space;

 

c. blamed Colleague E for not completing a task and refused to let her speak which caused her to get upset and leave work;

 

d. Shouted at staff and spoke to them in a belittling way;

 

e. ignored work related questions from colleagues;

 

f. whilst in the laboratory, told Colleague E that you had "got a gun and had been shooting birds from the kitchen window", or words to that effect.

 

4. Provided incorrect instructions to colleagues, in that you:

 

a. Told Colleague A:

 

i. to throw away an unnamed blood sample;

ii. to leave the registration of a sample received from a GP surgery until the next morning;

iii. he could take his second break at 5:30 pm and then reported him

the next day for doing so.

 

b. Told Colleague F not to freeze a mast cell tryptase test sample before sending.

 

5. Threw printed out results from analysers into the bin without reviewing them.

 

6. The matters described in paragraphs 1 - 3 amount to misconduct.

 

7. The matters described in paragraphs 4 and 5 amount to misconduct and/ or lack of competence.

 

8. By reason of your misconduct and / or lack of competence your fitness to practise is impaired.

 

 

Finding

No information currently available

Order

No information currently available

Notes

This hearing adjourned, part heard. The date for the rescheduled hearing is 6 & 25 October 2016 at The Health and Care Professions Council 405 Kennington Road London SE11 4PT.

Hearing History

History of Hearings for James N Basey

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
06/10/2016 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Struck off
18/07/2016 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Adjourned part heard