Mrs Lesley J McIlwraith

Profession: Physiotherapist

Registration Number: PH40840

Hearing Type: Final Hearing

Date and Time of hearing: 10:00 01/06/2021 End: 17:00 08/06/2021

Location: Virtual via video conference

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

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Allegation

Whilst registered as a Physiotherapist with the Health and Care Professions Council and whilst employed with NHS Forth Valley Trust, you:

1) On 7 July 2016;

a) Accessed Patient 56’s medical file without authorisation and/ or clinical reason to do so;

b) Accessed Patient 57's medical file without authorisation and/or clinical reason to do so;

2) On 30 August 2016, accessed Patient 56's medical file without authorisation and/or clinical reason to do so.

3) On 29 November 2016, you accessed Patient 57's medical file without authorisation and/or clinical reason to do so.

4) Retrieved personal contact information for Patient 56 without permission to do so.

5) Made appointment bookings for the following patients which were false and/or which the patients were not notified of:

a) Patient 18 on 25 April 2017;

b) Patient 24 on 25 April 2017;

c) Patient 38 on 27 April 2017

6) Between 25 October 2016 and 20 April 2017, did not record patient notes for:

a) Patient 2 in respect of the appointment on 21 February 2017

b) Patient 6 in respect of the appointments on:

i. 25 October 2016;

ii. 10 November 2016;

iii. 1 December 2016;

iv. 22 December 2016;

v. 9 February 2017

c) Patient 8 in respect of the appointments on:

i. 17 November 2016;

ii. 8 December 2016;

iii. 15 December 2016;

iv. 10 January 2017

d) Patient 9 in respect of the appointments on:

i. 27 October 2016;

ii. 10 January 2017

e) Patient 10 in respect of the appointments on:

i. 27 October 2016;

ii. 8 November 2016;

iii. 29 November 2016;

iv. 13 December 2016;

v. 10 January 2017

f) Patient 11 in respect of the appointment on 19 January 2017

g) Patient 21 in respect of the appointment on 24 January 2017

h) Patient 23 in respect of the appointment on 9 February 2017

i) Patient 27 in respect of the appointment on 17 January 2017

j) Patient 28 in respect of the appointments on:

i. 15 September 2016;

ii. 15 November 2016

k) Patient 30 in respect of the appointment on 26 January 2017

I) Patient 38 in respect of the appointments on:

i. 7 February 2017;

ii. 28 February 2017;

iii. 14 March 2017;

iv. 16 March 2017;

v. 4 April 2017

m) Patient 44 in respect of the appointment on 9 February 2017

n) Patient 47 in respect of the appointments on:

i. 9 February 2017;

ii. 2 March 2017;

iii. 9 March 2017;

iv. 28 March 2017;

v. 20 April 2017

o) Patient 49 in respect of the appointment on 20 April 2017

p) Patient 50 in respect of the appointments on:

i. 1 September 2016;

ii. 29 September 2016;

iii. 11 October 2016;

iv. 6 December 2016

q) Patient 60 in respect of the appointment on 24 November 2016

r) Patient 72 in respect of the appointments on:

i. 1 November 2016;

ii. 8 November 2016;

iii. 26 November 2016;

iv. 8 December 2016

7) Your conduct in creating false appointment bookings for patients in particular 5 was dishonest.

8) The matters set out in paragraphs 1 - 7 constitute misconduct.

9) By reason of your misconduct, your fitness to practise is impaired.

Finding

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Order

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Notes

This is a Final Hearing via video conference taking place over Tuesday 01 June 2021 - Tuesday 08 June 2021, excluding the weekend. 

Hearing History

History of Hearings for Mrs Lesley J McIlwraith

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
01/06/2021 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Hearing has not yet been held