Sandra Dee Masson

Profession: Occupational therapist

Registration Number: OT14232

Hearing Type: Final Hearing

Date and Time of hearing: 09:00 16/05/2016 End: 16:00 18/05/2016

Location: Jurys Inn - Aberdeen, Guild Street, Aberdeen. AB11 5RG

Panel: Conduct and Competence Committee
Outcome: Adjourned

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Allegation

During your employment as an Occupational Therapist for NHS Grampian you:

 

1. Did not demonstrate adequate clinical practice in your caseload including the following:

a) In relation to Patient 1 you:

i. Did not undertake and/or record any occupational therapy interventions between approximately 25 February 2013 and 24 June 2013;

ii. Did not complete a full occupational therapy assessment;

iii. Did not conduct a visit to the nursery for a seating assessment as per the treatment plan.

b) In relation to Patient 4 you:

i. Did not record any occupational therapy interventions and/or outcomes in the continuation notes after November 2009;

ii. Did not undertake and/or record a reassessment in early 2010;

iii. Did not document a clear treatment and/or discharge plan.

c) In relation to Patient 6 you:

i. Did not record any occupational therapy interventions and/or outcomes in

the continuation notes;

ii. Did not undertake and/or record:

A. a seating assessment in the nursery;

B. a block of treatment between 4 February 2013 and 11 March 2013;

iii. Recommended further occupational therapy intervention but did not document any specific goals;

iv. Did not communicate the treatment plan to the parents.

d) In relation to Patient 8 you:

i. Did not record any occupational therapy interventions and/or outcomes in the continuation notes after 30 January 2012;

ii. Did not undertake and/or record occupational therapy intervention in the second week of the Easter holidays.

e) In relation to Patient 9 you:

i. Did not record any occupational therapy interventions and/or outcomes in the continuation notes after 3 November 2008;

ii. Did not undertake and/or record:

A. a visit to the secondary school;

B. an occupational therapy appointment at home on 30 March 2009.

iii. Did not communicate the treatment plan to the parents.

f) In relation to Patient 10 you:

i. Did not record:

A. any occupational therapy interventions and/or outcomes, or reason why treatment had stopped, in the continuation notes between 21 November 2011 and 30 October 2012;

B. a home assessment that took place on 11 February 2013.

ii. Did not undertake and/or record a block of occupational therapy from January to April 2013.

g) In relation to Patient 11 you:

i. Did not record any occupational therapy interventions and/or outcomes in the continuation notes after 11 February 2013;

ii. Did not undertake and/or record a seating assessment;

iii. Did not communicate the treatment plan to the parents.

h) In relation to Patient 12 you did not undertake and/or record any occupational therapy interventions after 13 June 2011.

i) In relation to Patient 13 you:

i. Did not record any occupational therapy interventions and/or outcomes in the continuation notes after 23 July 2012

ii. Did not provide a written report to the school following a visit on 19 February 2013

iii. Did not undertake:

A. A seating assessment;

B. Occupational therapy intervention for writing and postural management.

iv. Did not communicate the treatment plan to the parents;

v. Did not attend multiagency meetings.

j) In relation to Patient 15 you:

i. Did not record any occupational therapy interventions and/or outcomes in the continuation notes after 25 February 2013;

ii. Did not record the initial assessment in the continuation notes;

iii. Did not commence treatment until approximately 6 months after the initial assessment;

iv. Did not keep the parents informed in relation to occupational therapy

treatment.

k) In relation to Patient 19 you:

i. Did not record any occupational therapy interventions and/or outcomes in the continuation notes between approximately 28 June 2011 and 8 January

2013;

ii. Did not undertake:

A. an assessment in relation to the child’s personal care and dressing;

B. any occupational therapy intervention in relation to supporting the child’s transition to secondary school.

iii. Did not attend and/or record attending meetings with the child’s primary school on:

A. 5 October 2012

B. 13 March 2013

iv. Did not communicate the treatment plan to the parents.

 

2. The matters as described in paragraphs 1a) - 1k) constitute misconduct and/or lack of competence.

 

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

Finding

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Order

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Notes

This hearing has adjourned with no evidence heard. The date of the relisted hearing is to be confirmed.

Hearing History

History of Hearings for Sandra Dee Masson

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
05/01/2017 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Voluntary Removal agreed
07/10/2016 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Application Interim Suspension
16/05/2016 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Adjourned