Mr Steve Weeks

Profession: Operating department practitioner

Registration Number: ODP15662

Hearing Type: Voluntary Removal Agreement

Date and Time of hearing: 10:00 11/05/2022 End: 17:00 11/05/2022

Location: Virtual Hearing

Panel: Conduct and Competence Committee
Outcome: Voluntary Removal agreed

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Allegation

While registered as an Operating Department Practitioner with the Health and Care Professions Council:

 

1) Between 2016 and 2018, without authorisation from your employer, you removed from your place of work:

a) Diamorphine;

b) Morpine;

c) Syringes;

d) Needles;

 

2) Between 2016 and 2018, added false entries to your employer’s controlled drug book;

 

3) On 24 January 2018, you falsified the signature of Colleague 1 when removing 2x 10mg Diamorphine;

 

4) On 12 May 2018, you falsified the signature of Colleague 3 when removing 1x 10mg Diamorphine;

 

5) On 12 July 2017, you falsified the signature of Colleague 2 when

removing 1x 10mg Diamorphine;

 

6) On an unknown date after December 2017, you self-administered Diamorphine and/ or Morphine at your place of work;

 

7) Your conduct in paragraph 1-5 was dishonest;

 

8) The matters set out in paragraphs 1-7 constitute misconduct;

 

9) By reason of your misconduct your fitness to practise is impaired.

Finding

No information currently available

Order

ORDER: The Registrar is directed to remove the name of Mr Steve Weeks from the Register with immediate effect.

Notes

No notes available

Hearing History

History of Hearings for Mr Steve Weeks

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
11/05/2022 Conduct and Competence Committee Voluntary Removal Agreement Voluntary Removal agreed
11/02/2022 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
22/11/2021 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
02/09/2021 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
14/05/2021 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
23/02/2021 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
30/11/2020 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
02/09/2020 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
31/01/2020 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
01/11/2019 Investigating Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension