Miss Nicola Ann McColm

Profession: Social worker

Registration Number: SW11637

Hearing Type: Final Hearing

Date and Time of hearing: 10:00 04/03/2019 End: 17:00 08/03/2019

Location: Holiday Inn Bolton Centre 1 Higher Bridge Street, Bolton, BL1 2EW, United Kingdom

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

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During the course of your employment as a Social Worker at Priory Group, you:

  1. On 3rd January 2017:
  2. a) obtained a controlled drug from Priory Group stock for personal use;
  3. b) allowed dispensing nurses to believe the controlled drug was for another ward at the Priory Group and not for your personal use.
  4. On 6th January 2017 received a controlled drug from colleague A knowing that:
  5. a) it was a controlled drug;
  6. b) it was against Trust policy to obtain controlled drugs from the hospital for personal use;
  7. c) Colleague A had obtained the controlled drug on the pretence of disposing of it.
  8. Your actions in 1 and 2 were dishonest.
  9. The matters set out in paragraphs 1 - 3 constitute misconduct.
  10. By reason of your misconduct your fitness to practise is impaired.


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Reconvened final hearing of the Conduct and Competence Committee to take place at the Holiday Inn Bolton Centre between Monday 4rth March to Friday 8th March at 10 00 hours Day 1 and 09 30 hours day 2-5.

Hearing History

History of Hearings for Miss Nicola Ann McColm

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
04/03/2019 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Hearing has not yet been held
05/11/2018 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Adjourned part heard