Miss Claire Swindell

Profession: Physiotherapist

Registration Number: PH84524

Hearing Type: Review Hearing

Date and Time of hearing: 10:00 14/08/2019 End: 17:00 14/08/2019

Location: Health and Care Professions Tribunal Service

Panel: Conduct and Competence Committee
Outcome: Hearing has not yet been held

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Allegation

During the course of your employment as a Physiotherapist at Humber NHS

Foundation Trust, between 10 May 2016 and 1819 July 2016, you:

 

1. did not maintain adequate records and/or arrange follow up appointments/actions and/or referrals for the following patients in that you failed to:

 

a. Patient 1:

i. Record clinical notes for your first appointment of the 30 June 2016;

ii. Arrange follow-up action. appointment

 

b. Patient 2:

i. Record clinical notes for your appointment of 18 July 2016;

ii. Arrange follow-up appointment.

 

c. Patient 3:

i. Record clinical notes for your appointment of 13 June 2016;

ii. Complete a discharge letter.

 

d. Patient 4:

i. Record clinical notes for your first appointment of 02 June 2016;

ii. Record clinical notes for the follow up appointments on 07 June 2016 and/or 21 June 2016;

iii. Complete a discharge letter.

 

e. Patient 5:

i. Record clinical notes for your appointment of 13 June 2016;

ii. Arrange a follow-up action. appointment

 

f. Patient 6:

i. Record clinical notes for your appointment of 13 June 2016;

ii. Arrange a follow up appointment.

 

g. Patient 7:

i. Make contemporaneous notes in that you wrote the notes 15 days after the appointment of 04 July 2016;

ii. Arrange a follow-up appointment.

 

h. Patient 8:

i. Make contemporaneous notes in that you wrote the notes 13 days after the appointment of 21 June 2016.

 

i. Patient 9:

i. Make contemporaneous notes for the appointments which took place on 10

June 2017 and/or 08 July 2017 2016 in that you wrote the notes 11 days

after the appointment.

 

j. Not proved.

 

k. Not proved..

 

l. Patient 12:

i. Complete the referral document for Orthopaedic referral to the General Practitioner.

ii. Make contemporaneous notes for the appointment that took place on 12 July 2017 2016 in that you wrote the notes 6 days after the appointment.

 

m. Patient 13:

i. Record clinical notes for the follow-up appointment that took place on 24

June 2016;

ii. Arrange further follow-up appointments.

 

n. Patient 14:

i. Make contemporaneous notes for the appointment that took place on 11 July 2016 in that you wrote the notes 7 days after the appointment.

ii. Arrange a referral to the General Practitioner. follow-up appointment

 

o. Patient 15:

i. Not proved;

ii. Make contemporaneous notes of the appointment that took place on 20 June 2016 in that you wrote the notes 29 days after the appointment.

 

p. Patient 16:

i. Not proved.

ii. Write to the General Practitioner regarding the patient's falls.

 

q. Patient 18:

i. Recorded the appointment of 27 June 2016 as telephone contact when it was a face to face appointment.

 

r. Patient 19:

i. Record clinical notes for your first appointment of 10 May 2016.

 

s. Patient 20:

i. Record of the objective examination at the first appointment on 28 June 2016.

 

2. Did not carry out and/or record objective examinations for the following patients:

 

a. Patient 17 during the first appointment on 02 June 2016;

 

b. Patient 18 during an appointment on 27 June 2016.

 

c. Patient 20 during an appointment on 28 June 2016.

 

3. The matters set out in paragraphs 1(a)(i) to 2b constitute misconduct

and/or lack of competence.

 

4. 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

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Hearing History

History of Hearings for Miss Claire Swindell

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
14/08/2019 Conduct and Competence Committee Review Hearing Hearing has not yet been held
13/08/2018 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Conditions of Practice