Mr James Germain

Profession: Operating department practitioner

Registration Number: ODP35157

Hearing Type: Review Hearing

Date and Time of hearing: 10:00 03/03/2020 End: 13:00 03/03/2020

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

Panel: Conduct and Competence Committee
Outcome: Adjourned

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Allegations as found proven at the final hearing

Whilst registered as an Operating department Practitioner and employed at Sandwell & West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust (‘the Trust’) you:

1. Entered shifts on the e-roster system, for one or more of the following dates, which you did not work:

a.[not proven];

b.[not proven];

c. [not proven];

d. [not proven];

e. [not proven];

f. [not proven];

g. [not proven];

h. [not proven];

i. [not proven];

j. [not proven];

k. [not proven];

l. [not proven];

m.[not proven];

n. [not proven];

o. [not proven];

p. [not proven];

q. [not proven];

r. [not proven];

s. [not proven];

t. [not proven];

u. [not proven];

v. [not proven];

w. [not proven];

x. [not proven];

y. [not proven];

z. [not proven];

aa. [not proven];

bb. [not proven];

cc. [not proven];

dd. [not proven];

ee. [not proven];

ff. [not proven];

gg. [not proven];

2. Between 17 September 2016 and 31 May 2017:

a. Received payment of approximately £9,400 from the Trust for shifts which you did not work;

b. Did not inform your employer that you had been overpaid.

3. On an unknown date you failed to follow Hospital policy in that you:

a. Lent your hospital ID card to Person A and/or:

b. Failed to report the subsequent loss of the hospital ID card.

4. The matters set out at paragraphs 1-2 were dishonest.

5. The matters set out at paragraphs 1-4 amount to misconduct.

6. By reason of your misconduct, your fitness to practise is impaired.


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This hearing has adjourned. The date for the rescheduled hearing is to be confirmed.

Hearing History

History of Hearings for Mr James Germain

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
02/03/2021 Conduct and Competence Committee Review Hearing Struck off
01/04/2020 Conduct and Competence Committee Review Hearing Suspended
03/03/2020 Conduct and Competence Committee Review Hearing Adjourned
02/09/2019 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Suspended