Mr Kieron M P Galton

Profession: Paramedic

Registration Number: PA38174

Hearing Type: Final Hearing

Date and Time of hearing: 10:00 09/11/2020 End: 17:00 13/11/2020

Location: Hearing taking place virtually

Panel: Conduct and Competence Committee
Outcome: Adjourned part heard

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Allegation

Whilst employed at South Western Ambulance Service and registered with the HCPC as a Paramedic, between 1 December 2017 and 7 December 2017, you:

1. Breached Professional Boundaries, in that you;

a) Asked Patient A for her phone number and/or accepted her phone number.

b) During Patient A's transfer to the hospital spoke to her about your personal life

c) Visited Patient A in the emergency department and brought her chocolate

d) Sent Text Messages to Patient A, on;

i) 1 December 2017

ii) 2 December 2017

iii) 3 December 2017

iv) 4 December 2017

v) 5 December 2017

vi) 7 December 2017

2. Did not follow the lone worker policy when treating Patient A, in that you did not offer and/or record offering a chaperone when conducting an Electro Cardiogram (ECG)

3. When conducting an Electro Cardiogram (ECG) left her Patient A physically uncovered for an inappropriate length of time prolonged period.

4. Did not record taking a pain score before or after administration of Morphine to Patient A.

5. Administered Morphine to Patient A when it was not clinically indicated.

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

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

 

Finding

No information currently available

Order

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Notes

This hearing could not conclude in the allocated time and will reconvene on dates yet to be determined.

Hearing History

History of Hearings for Mr Kieron M P Galton

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
16/12/2020 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Caution
09/11/2020 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Adjourned part heard