Mr Abraham Kuria

Profession: Social worker

Registration Number: SW104279

Interim Order: Imposed on 24 Jan 2017

Hearing Type: Final Hearing

Date and Time of hearing: 09:00 01/10/2018 End: 16:00 05/10/2018

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

Panel: Conduct and Competence Committee
Outcome: Adjourned

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Allegation

 

Whilst registered as a Social Worker and employed by Hampshire County

 

Council, you:

 

1. In relation to Service User 1, you did not:

 

a. Undertake a complete and/or accurate assessment;

 

b. Explore the mobility of Service User 1 and/or refer him to a Physiotherapist and/or Nursing Staff;

 

c. Record whether funding had been agreed for a placement;

 

2. In relation to Service User 2, you did not:

 

a. Complete an assessment for a Capital Depleater, which had been allocated to you on 3 December 2015 until 4 January 2016;

 

b. Complete an accurate FAB referral which delayed the funding

 

process in relation to Service User 2.

 

3. In relation to Service User 3, you did not:

 

a. On 7, 8, 14 and 15 January 2016, complete and/or update the duty actions.

 

4. In relation to Service Users 4 and 5, you did not:

 

a. Communicate effectively with the family of Service Users 4 and 5;

 

b. Complete a clear care plan;

 

5. In relation to Service User 6, you did not:

 

a. Undertake an accurate risk assessment; and/or

 

b. Act on a safeguarding alert from Rapid Response;

 

6. In relation to Service User 7, you did not:

 

a. Inform the Agency that double up care was needed until 3 March

 

2016, despite completing the assessment on 16 February 2016;

 

7. In relation to Service User 8, you did not;

 

a. Complete an updated and/or accurate assessment on 15 March 2016.

 

8. In relation to Service User 9, you did not;

 

a. Action a new CA12 and/or send an action to Duty to consider the case.

 

9. In relation to Service User 10, you did not:

 

a. Complete an assessment for a Capital Depleater, which had been allocated to you on 14 December 2015 until 8 January 2016;

 

b. Contact Service User 10’s son on 8 January 2016 when you had said you would;

 

c. Undertake an accurate and/or complete assessment;

 

10. In relation to Service User 11, following a visit on 29 March 2016, you did not;

 

a. Complete the case notes;

 

b. Record an assessment.

 

11. The matters described at particulars 1 to 10 constitute misconduct and/or lack of competence.

 

12. 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 has adjourned, with no evidence heard. The date for the rescheduled hearing is to be confirmed.

 

 

Hearing History

History of Hearings for Mr Abraham Kuria

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
11/02/2019 Conduct and Competence Committee Consent Order Hearing Conditions of Practice
01/10/2018 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Adjourned