Mrs Sarah Holt

Profession: Paramedic

Registration Number: PA38872

Hearing Type: Final Hearing

Date and Time of hearing: 10:00 12/08/2019 End: 17:00 16/08/2019

Location: Health and Care Professions Tribunal Service, 405 Kennington Road

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

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Allegation

Whilst registered as a Paramedic and employed by North West Ambulance Service:

 

1. On 5 March 2016:

 

a)      In relation to Patient A, you:

 

i. Did not undertake a full set of observations and/or examinations;

 

ii. Recorded that Patient A refused to attend hospital, when this was not the case.

 

b) In relation to Patient B, you:

 

i. Did not undertake a full set of clinical observations and/or examinations;

 

ii. Did not request Colleague A to undertake the clinical observations in the event you were unable to;

 

iii. Did not provide appropriate pain relief;

 

iv. Did not take the patient to hospital;

 

v. Inappropriately said to Patient B A ‘There’s nothing much we can do for you, you’ve got a stomach bug, you need to man up and get on with it’ or words to that effect.

 

vi. Recorded that Patient B refused to attend hospital, when this was not the case.

 

c) In relation to Patient C, you:

 

i. Did not undertake a full set of clinical observations and/or a complete assessment;

 

ii. Did not make a referral to an urgent care centre;

 

iii. Did not complete the PRF adequately.

 

2. On or around 13 March 2016, in relation to Patient D, you: 

 

i. Did not undertake a full set of clinical observations and/or examinations and/or did not make adequate attempts to undertake a full set of observations and/or examinations;

 

ii. Did not complete the PRF adequately.

 

3. You recorded observations on Patient A’s PRF when one or more of these observations had not been undertaken.

 

4. You recorded observations on Patient B’s PRF when one or more of these observations had not been undertaken.

 

5. The matters described in particulars 1a)ii), 1b)vi), 3, and 4 were dishonest.

 

6. The matters described at particulars 1 and 2 amount to misconduct and/or lack of competence.

 

7. The matters described at particulars 3 to 5 amount to misconduct.

 

Finding

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Order

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Notes

Day 1 will commence at 10:00am, and all subsequent days will start at 9:30am.

Hearing History

History of Hearings for Mrs Sarah Holt

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
12/08/2019 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Hearing has not yet been held
25/03/2019 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Adjourned
15/10/2018 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Adjourned