Mr Catalin Turcu

Profession: Physiotherapist

Registration Number: PH111426

Hearing Type: Final Hearing

Date and Time of hearing: 10:00 28/04/2021 End: 17:00 30/04/2021

Location: Virtual via video conference

Panel: Conduct and Competence Committee
Outcome: Hearing is ongoing

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Allegation

Whilst registered with the Health and Care Professions Council as a Physiotherapist, you:

1. On 31 July 2018, whilst treating Patient A:

a) Did not record and/or obtain consent to use a heat pack on Patient A;

b) Caused burns to the back/buttocks of Patient A;

c) Did not identify and/or record that Patient A had received a burn to their back/buttocks following their treatment;

d) Did not tell Patient A that they had burns to their back/buttocks;

e) Did not take any action to treat the burns received by Patient A.

2. The matters set out in particulars 1 a) – 1 e) constitute misconduct and/or lack of competence.3. By reason of that misconduct and/or lack of competence, your fitness to practise is impaired.

Finding

No information currently available

Order

No information currently available

Notes

This is a reconvened Final Hearing taking place via video conference on 28 - 30 April 2021.

Hearing History

History of Hearings for Mr Catalin Turcu

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
28/04/2021 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Hearing is ongoing
08/03/2021 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Adjourned part heard