Valerie A Wray

Profession: Physiotherapist

Registration Number: PH32296

Hearing Type: Voluntary Removal Agreement

Date and Time of hearing: 10:00 05/11/2021 End: 17:00 05/11/2021

Location: Virtual via Video Conference

Panel: Conduct and Competence Committee
Outcome: Voluntary Removal agreed

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Allegation

The allegation against you is now as follows:

As a registered Physiotherapist (PH32296) your fitness to practise is impaired by reason of misconduct and/or lack of competence, in that:

1. During the course of your employment at Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board between 2007 and 2017, you failed to maintain adequate records for patients, in that you did not
consistently:

  • a. Complete and/or upload records of appointments with musculor skeletal physiotherapy patients;
  • b. Record key information in your handwritten notes of appointments and/or sign the records including for one or more of the records listed in Schedule A:

 

  • Schedule A
    i. Patient 1
    ii. Patient 2
    iii. Patient 3
    iv. Patient 4
    v. Patient 5
    vi. Patient 6
    vii. Patient 7
    viii. Patient 8
    ix. Patient 9
    x. Patient 10
    xi. Patient 11
    xii. Patient 12
    xiii. Patient 13
    xiv. Patient 14
    xv. Patient F
    xvi. Patient 15
    xvii. Patient 16
    xviii. Patient 17
    xix. Patient 18
    xx. Patient K
    xxi. Patient 19
    xxii. Patient A
    xxiii. Patient 20
    xxiv. Patient H
    xxv. Patient I
    xxvi. Patient J
    xxvii. Patient G
    xxviii. Patient B
    xxix. Patient C
    xxx. Patient 21
    xxxi. Patient 22
    xxxii. Patient 23
    xxxiii. Patient D
    xxxiv. Patient E
    xxxv. Patient 24
    xxxvi. Patient 25

 

  • c. record adequate details of assessments for patients when making handwritten notes, including one or more of those listed in Schedule B:

 

  • Schedule B
    i. Patient 17
    ii. Patient 18
    iii. Patient K
    iv. Patient 19
    v. Patient A
    vi. Patient 20
    vii. Patient H
    viii. Patient I
    ix. Patient J
    x. Patient 21
    xi. Patient 22
    xii. Patient 23
    xiii. Patient D


2. Did not keep patient records appropriately in that:

  • a) you stored up to 591 patient records away from Health Board Premises;
  • b) you did not ensure that up to 591 patient records were stored securely;
  • c) up to 591 patient records and/or information about their location were not available to other practitioners.

3. The matters set out in paragraphs 1 – 2 constitute misconduct and/or lack of competence.


4. By reason of your misconduct and/or lack of competence your fitness to practise is impaired.

Finding

No information currently available

Order

That the HCPC may withdraw the allegation set out above and the Registrant is to be permitted to remove her name from the HCPC Register, with immediate effect.

Notes

No notes available

Hearing History

History of Hearings for Valerie A Wray

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
05/11/2021 Conduct and Competence Committee Voluntary Removal Agreement Voluntary Removal agreed