Miss Clare D Beavins

Profession: Occupational therapist

Registration Number: OT26221

Interim Order: Imposed on 09 Aug 2018

Hearing Type: Final Hearing

Date and Time of hearing: 10:00 14/06/2021 End: 17:00 21/06/2021

Location: This hearing will take place virtually

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

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Allegation

While registered as an Occupational Therapist and employed at South Gloucestershire Council:

1. With regard to Service User 1, you:

a) Approved the provision of equipment which was not suitable for and / or did not meet the needs of Service User 1.

b) Did not complete a risk assessment and / or ensure that a risk assessment was completed.

c) Did not report the incident where Service User 1 was injured.

d) Did not complete any follow up after Service User 1 was injured.

e) Did not complete a manual handling plan and / or ensure that a manual handling plan was completed.

f) Closed the case when it was not appropriate to do so.

2. With regard to Service User 3, you:

a) Provided inappropriate manual handling advice.

b) Recommended inappropriate equipment.

3. With regard to Service User 4, you:

a) Did not undertake visits in a timely manner.

b) Did not provide appropriate support to Service User 4’s family.

4. With regard to Service User 6, you approved recommendations for adaptations and / or equipment that were not necessary and / or not appropriate.

5. With regard to Service User 7, you approved a recommendation for equipment without ensuring that an adequate assessment of Service User 7’s needs had been undertaken.

6. With regard to Service User 8, you:

a) Did not ensure that the needs of Service User 8 were met.

b) Closed the case when it was not appropriate to do so.

7. With regard to Service User 9, you did not carry out a follow up visit and / or ensure that a follow up visit was carried out following the provision of equipment.

8. With regard to Service User 10, you:

a) Closed the case when it was not appropriate to do so.

b) Did not submit the housing report within the required timeframe.

9. With regard to Service User 11, you did not undertake a joint visit with a Private Sector Housing Officer to assess whether the house was adaptable.

10. With regard to Service User 12, you:

a) Did not undertake a joint visit with a Private Sector Housing Officer to assess whether the house was adaptable.

b) Provided housing advice which was incorrect and / or inappropriate.

c) Provided advice in regard to Service User 12’s medical prognosis without medical evidence.

11. With regard to Service User 13, you:

a) Recommended inappropriate equipment.

b) Did not undertake a joint visit with a Private Sector Housing Officer to assess possible housing adaptations.

12. The matters set out in paragraphs 1 –11 constitute misconduct and / or lack of competence.

13. By reason of your 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 conduct and competence committee final hearing taking place virtually from 14-18 June and 21 June 2021 at 10:00am on day 1 and 09:30am from days 2-6.

Hearing History

History of Hearings for Miss Clare D Beavins

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
14/06/2021 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Hearing has not yet been held
14/06/2021 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Hearing has not yet been held
19/04/2021 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
04/12/2020 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
11/09/2020 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
17/06/2020 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
11/10/2019 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
15/07/2019 Investigating Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
24/04/2019 Investigating Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
04/02/2019 Investigating Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension