Mr Ebenezer Narh Dadeboe

: Social worker

: SW22798

: Final Hearing

Date and Time of hearing:10:00 19/10/2017 End: 17:00 20/10/2017

: Health and Care Professions Tribunal Service (HCPTS), 405 Kennington Road, London, SE11 4PT

: Conduct and Competence Committee
: Adjourned

Allegation

Whilst employed as a Social Worker by Cumbria County Council between 27 June 2014 and 17 April 2015:

1. In relation to Service User A:
a) you ‘copied and pasted’ information from a case note of a statutory visit on or around 3 September 2014 into one or more of the following:
i. a case note of a statutory visit on or around 6 February 2015;
ii. a case note of a statutory visit on or around 20 March 2015;
b) you ‘copied and pasted’ information from a case note of a statutory visit on or around 15 October 2014 into one or more of the following;
i. a case note of a statutory visit on or around 20 November 2014;
ii. a case note of a statutory visit on or around 31 December 2014;

2. In relation to Service User B:
a) you ‘copied and pasted’ information from a case note of a statutory visit on or around 30 January 2015 into one or more of the following:
i. a case note of a statutory visit on or around 20 February 2015;
ii. a case note of a statutory visit on or around 2 April 2015;
b) you did not adequately record statutory visits in relation to one or more of the following:
i. a statutory visit on or around 10 October 2014;
ii. a statutory visit on or around 22 December 2014;

3. In relation to Service User C, you ‘copied and pasted’ information from a case note of a statutory visit on or around 25 September 2014 into one or more of the following:
a) a case note of a statutory visit on or around 7 November 2014;
b) a case note of a statutory visit on or around 19 December 2014;
c) a case note of a statutory visit on or around 23 January 2015;
d) a case note of a statutory visit on or around 25 February 2015;
e) a case note of a statutory visit on or around 9 April 2015;

4. In relation to Service User D, you did not adequately record statutory visits in relation to one or more of the following:
a) a statutory visit on or around 14 July 2014;
b) a statutory visit on or around 20 August 2014;
c) a statutory visit on or around 25 September 2014;
d) a statutory visit on or around 23 October 2014;
e) a statutory visit on or around 27 November 2014;
f) a statutory visit on or around 20 February 2015;

5. In relation to Service User E, you did not adequately record statutory visits in relation to one or more of the following:
a) a statutory visit on or around 10 July 2014;
b) a statutory visit on or around 21 August 2014;
c) a statutory visit on or around 30 September 2014;
d) a statutory visit on or around 11 November 2014;
e) a statutory visit on or around 27 January 2015;
f) a statutory visit on or around 30 March 2015;

6. In relation to Service User F, you did not adequately record statutory visits in relation to one or more of the following:
a) a statutory visit on or around 8 July 2014;
b) a statutory visit on or around 21 August 2014;
c) a statutory visit on or around 3 October 2014;
d) a statutory visit on or around 10 November 2014;
e) a statutory visit on or around 29 January 2015;
f) a statutory visit on or around 6 March 2015;

7. In relation to Service User G:
a) you did not adequately record statutory visits in relation to one or more of the following:
i. a statutory visit on or around 25 June 2014;
ii. a statutory visit on or around 1 August 2014;
iii. a statutory visit on or around 2 September 2014;
iv. a statutory visit on or around 14 October 2014;
v. a statutory visit on or around 25 November 2014;
b) you ‘copied and pasted’ information from a case note of a statutory visit on or around 29 December 2014 into the following:
i. a case note of a statutory visit on or around 18 March 2015;

8. In relation to Service User H:
a) You did not adequately record statutory visits in relation to the following:
i. a statutory visit on or around 8 July 2014;
b) you ‘copied and pasted’ information from a case note of a statutory visit on or around 12 December 2014 into one or more of the following:
i. a case note of a statutory visit on or around 22 January 2015;
ii. a case note of a statutory visit on or around 26 February 2015;
iii. a case note of a statutory visit on or around 1 April 2015;

9. In relation to Service User I:
a) You did not adequately record statutory visits in relation to one or more of the following:
i. a statutory visit on or around 15 July 2014;
ii. a statutory visit on or around 26 August 2014;
iii. a statutory visit on or around 7 October 2014;
iv. a statutory visit on or around 18 November 2014;
b) you ‘copied and pasted’ information from a case note of a statutory visit on or around 24 December 2014 into one or more of the following:
i. a case note of a statutory visit on or around 3 February 2015;
ii. a case note of a statutory visit on or around 3 March 2015;
iii. a case note of a statutory visit on or around 10 April 2015;

10. In relation to Service User J and Service User K:
a) You did not adequately record statutory visits in relation to the following:
i. a statutory visit on or around 30 July 2014;
b) you ‘copied and pasted’ information from a case note of a statutory visit on or around 30 January 2015 into one or more of the following:
i. a case note of a statutory visit on or around 6 March 2015;
ii. a case note of a statutory visit on or around 10 April 2015;

11. Your actions described in particulars 1a, 1b, 2a, 3a-e, 7b, 8b, 9b and/or 10b were dishonest;

12. Your actions described in particulars 1 to 10 constitute misconduct and/or lack of competence.
13. Your actions described at particular 11 constitute misconduct.
14. By reason of your misconduct and/or lack of competence your fitness to practise is impaired.

Finding

No information currently available

Order

No information currently available

Notes

This hearing has adjourned, with no evidence heard. The date for the rescheduled hearing is to be confirmed

Hearing history

History of Hearings for Mr Ebenezer Narh Dadeboe

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
19/10/2017 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Adjourned