Mr David Skelton

Profession: Social worker

Registration Number: SW40086

Hearing Type: Final Hearing

Date and Time of hearing: 10:00 03/06/2019 End: 17:00 06/06/2019

Location: 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

Between 2013 and 2016, whilst registered as a Social Worker and during the course of your secondment to Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust:

1. You did not maintain accurate and/or up to date records in respect of the following service users:

a. Service User A

b. Service User B

c. Service User C

d. Service User D

e. Service User E

f. Service User F

g. Service User G

h. Service User H

i. Service User I

j. Service User J

k. Service User K

l. Service User L

m. Service User M

2. You made entries in the following Service Users’ records, in relation to prescribed medication, using out-of-date information that you copied from earlier entries in the records:

a. Service User M

b. Service User A

c. Service User N

d. Service User D

3. You updated Service User records without verifying that the information you entered was current and/or correct, in relation to the following service users:

a. Service User A

b. Service User B

c. Service User C

d. Service User E

e. Service User G

f. Service User H

g. Service User I

h. Service User J

i. Service User K

j. Service User L

k. Service User M

l. Service User N

4. You did not undertake regular home visits and/or record regular home visits in relation to the following Service Users:

a. Service User A

b. Service User B

c. Service User C

d. Service User E

e. Service User H

f. Service User J

g. Service User K

h. Service User N

5. Between January 2016 and October 2016, you submitted false claims for mileage amounting to over 1000 miles.

6. The matters described at particular 5 were dishonest.

7. The matters described in particulars 1-5 constitute misconduct and/or lack of competence.

8. The matter described in particular 6 constitutes misconduct.

9. By reason of your misconduct and/or lack of competence your fitness to practice is impaired.

 

Finding

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Order

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Notes

This is a final hearing taking place in London on 03-06 June 2019.

Hearing History

History of Hearings for Mr David Skelton

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
03/06/2019 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Hearing has not yet been held