Mr Catalin Turcu

Profession: Physiotherapist

Registration Number: PH111426

Hearing Type: Final Hearing

Date and Time of hearing: 10:00 08/03/2021 End: 17:00 11/03/2021

Location: Virtual via video conference

Panel: Conduct and Competence Committee
Outcome: Adjourned part heard

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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 hearing adjourned, part heard. The date for the reconvened hearing is to be confirmed.

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