Dr Katherine Palmer

Profession: Practitioner psychologist

Registration Number: PYL23702

Hearing Type: Final Hearing

Date and Time of hearing: 10:00 14/01/2019 End: 17:00 18/01/2019

Location: Radisson Blu Hotel Cardiff, Meridian Gate, Bute Terrace, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, CF10 2FL

Panel: Conduct and Competence Committee
Outcome: Adjourned part heard

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Allegation

During the course of your employment as a Band 8b Practitioner Psychologist with Aneurin Bevan University Health Board:

1. Following an audit undertake of approximately 68 patients you had seen between February 2012 and September 2015, it was found that you:
a. Did not record last contact and/or any contact in EPEX between February 2012 and September 2015 in approximately 64 cases;
b. Did not record any and/or keep up to date notes between February 2012 and September 2015 in approximately 67 cases;
c. Did not undertake and/or record Care and Treatment Planning and/or WARRN risk assessments between February 2012 and September 2015 in approximately 51 cases.

2. The matters described in paragraphs 1(a) - (c) constitute misconduct and/or lack of competence.

3. 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

A hearing was held in Cardiff from 14 January 2019 to 18 January 2019.  The hearing adjourned part-heard due to lack of time. The Panel did not impose an Interim Order.

Hearing History

History of Hearings for Dr Katherine Palmer

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
16/05/2019 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Adjourned part heard
14/01/2019 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Adjourned part heard