Mr Derek Adams

Profession: Physiotherapist

Registration Number: PH69669

Interim Order: Imposed on 20 Feb 2019

Hearing Type: Interim Order Review

Date and Time of hearing: 13:00 06/11/2019 End: 17:00 06/11/2019

Location: To be confirmed

Panel: Investigating Committee
Outcome: Interim Conditions of Practice

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Allegation

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Finding

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Order

ORDER: The Interim Conditions of Practice Order made on 27 August
2019 is confirmed.


1. Except in life threatening emergencies, you must not be involved
in the direct provision of services to adult female service users or
service users under the age of 18 without a chaperone being
present.
2. You must maintain a record of:
A. every case where you have been involved in the direct
provision of services to adult female service users or service
users under the age of 18, in each case signed by the 4
chaperone; and
B. every case where you have been involved in the direct
provision of services to such service users in a life-threatening
emergency and without a chaperone being present.
3. You must provide a copy of these records to the HCPC on a
monthly basis, the first report to be provided within 1 month of the
Operative Date or, alternatively, confirm that there have been no
such cases during that period and must make those records
available for inspection at all reasonable times by any person
authorised to act on behalf of the HCPC.
4. You must inform the following parties that your registration is
subject to these conditions:
(a) any organisation or person employing you to undertake
professional work as a physiotherapist.
(b) any organisation or person contracting with you to undertake
professional work as a physiotherapist.
(c) any organisation or person contracting with your employer for
you to undertake professional work as a physiotherapist.
(d) any agency you are registered with or apply to be registered
with (at the time of application).
(e) any prospective employer at the time of your application.
5. You must within seven days inform the HCPC if you cease to be
employed by an employer or take up any other or further
employment (including agency work).
6. You must notify the HCPC within seven days of any disciplinary 5
proceedings taken against you by an employer.

Notes

This Order will be reviewed by the Committee no later than 6 February 2020
or earlier if new evidence which is relevant to the Order becomes available
after it was made.

Right to Apply to the Court:
Under Article 31(12) of the Health and Social Work Professions Order 2001,
you may apply to the appropriate court to terminate the order.
European Alert Mechanism


In accordance with Regulation 67 of the European Union (Recognition of
Professional Qualifications) Regulations 2015, the HCPC will inform the
competent authorities in all other EEA States that your right to practise has
been restricted.


You may appeal to the Sheriff Court against the HCPC’s decision to do so.
Any appeal must be made within 28 days of the date when this notice is served
on you. This right of appeal is separate from your right to appeal against the
decision and order of the Pane

Hearing History

History of Hearings for Mr Derek Adams

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
21/07/2021 Investigating Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
21/04/2021 Investigating Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
11/03/2021 Investigating Committee Interim Order Review Interim Conditions of Practice
17/12/2020 Investigating Committee Interim Order Review Interim Conditions of Practice
07/08/2020 Investigating Committee Interim Order Review Interim Conditions of Practice
06/05/2020 Investigating Committee Interim Order Review Interim Conditions of Practice
23/01/2020 Investigating Committee Interim Order Review Interim Conditions of Practice
06/11/2019 Investigating Committee Interim Order Review Interim Conditions of Practice
27/08/2019 Investigating Committee Interim Order Review Interim Conditions of Practice
16/08/2019 Investigating Committee Interim Order Review Adjourned