Dr Katherine Palmer

Profession: Practitioner psychologist

Registration Number: PYL23702

Hearing Type: Final Hearing

Date and Time of hearing: 10:00 16/05/2019 End: 17:00 17/05/2019

Location: Cardiff Marriott Hotel Mill Lane, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, CF10 1EZ

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

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Order

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Notes

A reconvened final hearing took place on Thursday 16 May - Friday 17 May 2019 and was adjourned part-heard.  Concluding dates to be announced.

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