Mrs Lorna C Carr

Profession: Occupational therapist

Registration Number: OT43332

Hearing Type: Final Hearing

Date and Time of hearing: 10:00 26/10/2020 End: 17:00 29/10/2020

Location: This hearing will take place virtually

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

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Allegation

As a registered Occupational Therapist (OT43332) your fitness to practise is impaired by reason of misconduct. In that:

1. Whilst signed off as unfit to work, and receiving sick pay from West Lothian Council, you provided misleading and/or dishonest information to West Lothian Council in that, you stated:

a) You were unable to go outdoors without polarised lenses;

b) You could only tolerate short periods of daylight;

c) You were rarely able to leave your home environment;

d) You were unable to drive.

2. Whilst employed by West Lothian Council and receiving sick pay, you worked for Sensory Sessions on the following dates:

a) Wednesday 6 September 2017;

b) Thursday 7 September 2017;

c) Monday 11 September 2017;

d) Monday 30 October 2017.

3. Your actions at paragraphs 1 and 2 were dishonest.

4. The matter’s described at paragraphs 1 to 3 above constitute misconduct.

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

 

Finding

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Order

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Notes

Conduct and Competence Committee virtual hearing to take place between 26-29 August 2020 at 10:00am on day 1 and 09.30am between days 2-4.

Hearing History

History of Hearings for Mrs Lorna C Carr

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
15/03/2021 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Struck off
26/10/2020 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Hearing has not yet been held