FTP51906 Miss Kelly Meaden

Profession: Radiographer

Registration Number: RA72520

Hearing Type: Review Hearing

Date and Time of hearing: 10:00 28/06/2019 End: 12:30 28/06/2019

Location: The Health and Care Professions Tribunal Service, 405 Kennington Road, London, SE11 4PT

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 Radiographer at Portsmouth
Hospitals NHS Trust:

1. On 11 October 2015 you:

a) selected the wrong detector programme for a clavicle scan

b) selected the wrong detector programme for a thumb scan

2. On 9 December 2015, while performing a chest x-ray on a 4-month old child, exposed the patient to a higher level of radiation than necessary.

3. On 25 January 2016, you electronically implanted incorrect anatomical markers on rheumatology images of the patient's hands and feet so that left and right images were transposed.

4. On 19 April 2016, you x-rayed the wrong humerus of a patient

5. On 21 June 2016, you x-rayed the incorrect femur of a patient

6. On 14 July 2016, whilst x-raying a bilateral shoulder, you selected the wrong detector programme

7. On 26 August 2016 you:

a) x-rayed a patient without supervision, which was in contravention of what had been agreed at a formal Capability meeting on 17 August 2016; and

b) selected the incorrect detector for the shoulder x-ray of that patient

8. The incidents at paragraphs 1, 2, 4, 5, 6 and/or 7b resulted in over exposure for the patient and/or repeat imaging

9. The matters set out in paragraphs 1 – 8 constitute lack of competence and/or misconduct.

10.By reason of your lack of competence and/or misconduct your fitness to
practise is impaired.

Facts proved: 1,2,3,4,5,6,7a), 7b) and 8.

 

Finding

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Order

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Notes

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Hearing History

History of Hearings for FTP51906 Miss Kelly Meaden

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
28/06/2019 Conduct and Competence Committee Review Hearing Hearing has not yet been held
02/07/2018 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Suspended