Mr Derek Adams

Profession: Physiotherapist

Registration Number: PH69669

Interim Order: Imposed on 20 Feb 2019

Hearing Type: Interim Order Review

Date and Time of hearing: 10:00 27/08/2019 End: 13:00 27/08/2019

Location: Radisson Blu Hotel Edinburgh 80 High Street, The Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH1 1TH,

Panel: Investigating Committee
Outcome: Interim Conditions of Practice

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Allegation

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Finding

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Order

ORDER: The Registrar is directed to impose the following conditions on the registration of Mr Derek Adams for the remainder of the period of the Order (namely until 28 August 2020).


1. Except in life threatening emergencies, you must not be involved in the direct provision of services to adult female service users or service users under the age of 18 without a chaperone being present.

2. You must maintain a record of:

A. every case where you have been involved in the direct provision of services to adult female service users or service users under the age of 18, in each case signed by the chaperone; and

B.  every case where you have been involved in the direct provision of services to such service users in a life-threatening emergency and without a chaperone being present.

3. You must provide a copy of these records to the HCPC on a monthly basis, the first report to be provided within 1 month of the Operative Date or, alternatively, confirm that there have been no such cases during that period and must make those records available for inspection at all reasonable times by any person authorised to act on behalf of the HCPC.

4. You must inform the following parties that your registration is subject to these conditions:

(1) any organisation or person employing you to undertake professional work as a physiotherapist.

(2) any organisation or person contracting with you to undertake professional work as a physiotherapist.

(3) any organisation or person contracting with your employer for you to undertake professional work as a physiotherapist.

(4) any agency you are registered with or apply to be registered with (at the time of application) 

(5) any prospective employer at the time of your application.

5. You must within seven days inform the HCPC if you cease to be employed by an employer or take up any other or further employment (including agency work).


6. You must notify the HCPC within seven days of any disciplinary proceedings taken against you by an employer.

Notes

This order will be reviewed by the Committee no later than 27 November 2019 or earlier if new evidence which is relevant to the Order becomes available after it was made.

Hearing History

History of Hearings for Mr Derek Adams

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
06/11/2019 Investigating Committee Interim Order Review Hearing has not yet been held
27/08/2019 Investigating Committee Interim Order Review Interim Conditions of Practice
16/08/2019 Investigating Committee Interim Order Review Adjourned
28/02/2019 Investigating Committee Interim Order Application Interim Suspension