Mr Jonathan Sheriff

Profession: Biomedical scientist

Registration Number: BS61820

Hearing Type: Review Hearing

Date and Time of hearing: 10:00 21/09/2021 End: 17:00 21/09/2021

Location: This hearing is being held virtually via video conference.

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

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As a registered Biomedical Scientist [BS61820] your fitness to practise is impaired by reason of misconduct, in that whilst working for Hull Royal Infirmary:

1. On or around 13 August 2018, you crossed two cases over when sectioning, in that you:
a) Mislabelled the slide block 18H18942 with 18H18943
b) Mislabelled the slide for 18H18942 Block 1 as Block 4.

2. On 25 September 2018, during an embedding competency assessment you did not count how many blocks you were embedding on case 18H23184.

3. On 25 September 2018, you embedded a Hirschsprung’s biopsy on case 18H23112 incorrectly.

4. On or around 19 October 2018, you were asked to cut thin sections from a block however, the section(s) you cut were thicker sections than they should have been and/or discarded too much tissue.

5. On 8 November 2018, you incorrectly cut a cervical cone sample to full face.

6. Not proven.

7. The matters set out in paragraphs 1 – 6 constitute misconduct.

8. By reason of your misconduct your fitness to practise is impaired.


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Hearing History

History of Hearings for Mr Jonathan Sheriff

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
13/10/2021 Conduct and Competence Committee Review Hearing Conditions of Practice
21/09/2021 Conduct and Competence Committee Review Hearing Hearing has not yet been held
16/09/2020 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Conditions of Practice