Mr Derek Adams

Profession: Physiotherapist

Registration Number: PH69669

Interim Order: Imposed on 28 Feb 2019

Hearing Type: Final Hearing

Date and Time of hearing: 10:00 01/08/2022 End: 17:00 02/08/2022

Location: This hearing is being held virtually.

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

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Allegation

As a registered Physiotherapist (PH69669) and Chiropodist/ Podiatrist (CH13761) your fitness to practise is impaired by reason of conviction and/or misconduct. In that:

1. On 19 March 2021 you were convicted at Edinburgh High Court of the following 12 offences:

(a) Assault to injury;

(b) Assault and rape;

(c) Assault and attempted rape;

(d) Assault;

(e) Indecent assault;

(f) Assault;

(g) Assault;

(h) Criminal Justice and Licensing (Scotland) Act 2010 S38(1);

(i) Assault to injury;

(j) Assault to injury;

(k) Sexual Offence (Scotland) Act 2009 S1;

(l) Assault.

2. You failed to notify the HCPC promptly or at all that you were charged with one or more criminal offences on or about 7 December 2018.

3. You failed to notify the HCPC promptly or at all that you were charged in relation to breach of your bail conditions on or about 21 December 2018.

4. Your conduct set out in paragraphs 2 and/or 3 above was dishonest.

5. The matters set out in paragraphs 2 – 4 above constitute misconduct.

6. By reason of your conviction and/or 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 Mr Derek Adams

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
01/08/2022 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Hearing has not yet been held
21/07/2022 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
22/04/2022 Investigating Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
19/01/2022 Investigating Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
25/10/2021 Investigating Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
21/07/2021 Investigating Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
21/04/2021 Investigating Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
11/03/2021 Investigating Committee Interim Order Review Interim Conditions of Practice
17/12/2020 Investigating Committee Interim Order Review Interim Conditions of Practice
07/08/2020 Investigating Committee Interim Order Review Interim Conditions of Practice
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