Preena Patel

Profession: Chiropodist / podiatrist

Registration Number: CH21903

Hearing Type: Final Hearing

Date and Time of hearing: 10:00 11/10/2021 End: 17:00 14/10/2021

Location: Virtual via Video Conference

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

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Allegation

As a registered Chiropodists / Podiatrist (CH21903) your fitness to practise is impaired by reason of misconduct. In that:

 

  • 1. On one or more occasions between February 2018 and May 2019, you provided clinical treatment to patients at a private clinic whilst signed off on long term sick leave from your employer.
  • 2. On one or more occasions between February 2018 and May 2019 you put patients at risk by practising whilst considered not fit to work by Occupational Health.
  • 3. Between February 2018 and March 2019, you did not provide an accurate description of your condition following your accident on 20 September 2017. THE HCPC INTEND TO OFFER NO EVIDENCE.
  • 3. Between February 2018 and May 2019, you received money for working in a private clinic in addition to receiving sick pay from your employer.
  • 4. In a meeting on 15 April 2019, you initially said you had not been working at a private clinic whilst on long term sick leave, when this was not the case.
  • 5. In a disciplinary hearing on 28 June 2019, you were not forthcoming about details of working in a private clinic whilst on long term sick leave.
  • 6. Your conduct in relation to allegation 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 was dishonest.
  • 7. The matters set out in allegation 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 constitute misconduct.
  • 8. By reason of misconduct your fitness to practise is impaired.

Finding

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Order

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Notes

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Hearing History

History of Hearings for Preena Patel

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
11/10/2021 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Hearing has not yet been held