Mr Brian Simpson

Profession: Operating department practitioner

Registration Number: ODP05272

Hearing Type: Interim Order Application

Date and Time of hearing: 10:00 15/11/2018 End: 17:00 15/11/2018

Location: Health and Care Professions Council, 405 Kennington Road, London, SE11 4PT

Panel: Investigating committee
Outcome: Interim Conditions of Practice

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The Registrar is directed to annotate the Register on an interim basis to show that, for a period of 18 months, you, Mr Brian Simpson must comply with the following conditions of practice:

(1) redacted.

(2) You are to place yourself under the care of your General Practitioner, and (if employed in a role where Occupational Health support is offered) an Occupational Health Physician.

(3) You must notify the HCPC of the name and contact details of your General Practitioner and of any Occupational Health Service available to you.

(4) You must promptly inform the HCPC of any employment as an Operating Department Practitioner you undertake.

(5) You must authorise your General Practitioner and any Occupational Health Physician (or other Occupational Health professional) to provide to the HCPC information concerning you.

(6) You must practise in accordance with advice given to you by your General Practitioner and Occupational Health Physician, and cease work immediately if advised to do so.

(7) You must continue to engage with the Inclusion organisation on a regular basis and provide to the HCPC no later than 15 April 2019 written confirmation that you have done so.

(8) redacted.

(9) You must promptly inform the HCPC of any disciplinary proceedings taken against you by your employer. 

(10) You must inform the following parties that your registration is subject to these conditions:

a. any organisation or person employing or contracting with you to undertake professional work; 

b. any agency you are registered with or apply to be registered with (at the time of application); and

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


This order will be reviewed by the Committee no later than 15 May 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 Brian Simpson

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
26/11/2019 Health Committee Voluntary Removal Agreement Voluntary Removal agreed
03/09/2019 Investigating Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
13/05/2019 Investigating Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
15/11/2018 Investigating committee Interim Order Application Interim Conditions of Practice