Ceri S Eccles

Profession: Chiropodist / podiatrist

Registration Number: CH31709

Hearing Type: Final Hearing

Date and Time of hearing: 10:00 19/04/2021 End: 17:00 21/04/2021

Location: Virtual hearing, videoconference

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

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During your employment as a Podiatrist at University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS
Foundation Trust (“the Trust”), you:

  1. On or around 27 March 2018, charged Patient A a private fee of £15 for treatment that
  you provided whilst working as an employee of the Trust.

  2. On or around 10 April 2018, stated during a conversation with your line manager that you
  had not received any payment for the treatment provided to Patient A.

  3. On or around 27 March 2018, retrospectively recorded your visit to Patient A on EMIS
  and misrepresented the time at which the visit was made, in that you:

   a. recorded the appointment booking at 14.56 hours having already completed the visit; and / or

   b. represented that you had visited Patient A at 16.15 hours when in fact you had visited Patient A earlier in the day.

  4. Your actions were dishonest in relation to particulars 1 and / or 2 and / or 3 above.
  5. Your actions at 1 – 4 above constitute misconduct.

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


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Hearing History

History of Hearings for Ceri S Eccles

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
19/04/2021 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Hearing has not yet been held