Mr Shanthiratne Semage

Profession: Biomedical scientist

Registration Number: BS59257

Hearing Type: Final Hearing

Date and Time of hearing: 10:00 12/04/2021 End: 17:00 14/04/2021

Location: Virtual via video conference

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

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Whilst registered with the Health and Care Professionals Council as a Biomedical Scientist and employed by Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, you:

1. Between July 2017 and November 2018, failed to reach the required standards for a Band 6 Biomedical Scientist, in that you:

a) were not capable of reliably detecting abnormal cells in cervical cytology samples;

b) were unable to meet national guidelines for high grade and low grade sensitivity slides;

c) were unable to complete HPV Pathway competencies at basic registrant level.

2. The matters described in paragraph 1 constitute lack of competence.

3. By reason of your lack of competence your fitness to practise is impaired.


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This is a Final Hearing taking place via video conference on Monday 12 April - Wednesday 14 April 2021. 

Hearing History

History of Hearings for Mr Shanthiratne Semage

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
12/04/2021 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Hearing has not yet been held