Mr William Cooper

: Physiotherapist

: PH98151

: Interim Order Application

Date and Time of hearing:10:00 20/11/2017 End: 12:30 20/11/2017

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

: Investigating committee
: Interim Conditions of Practice


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Order:  The Registrar is directed to annotate the Register to show that, for a period of 18 months from the date of this Order, you, Mr William Cooper, must comply with the following conditions of practice:

1. You must not carry out Grade 5 spinal manipulations.

2.  You must maintain a record of every case where you have undertaken any assessment or treatment of a patient in relation to spinal physiotherapy.

3.  You must provide to the HCPC on a monthly basis your patient records in respect of any patient on whom you have carried out spinal physiotherapy. The first such records must be provided by 20 December 2017 and thereafter on the 20th day of each month or, alternatively, confirm that there have been no such cases during that period.

4.  You must promptly inform the HCPC if you cease to practise as a sole practitioner and of any change in your employment status and / or if you take up any employment as a physiotherapist.

5. You must promptly inform the HCPC of any disciplinary proceedings taken against you whilst practising as a physiotherapist.

6. You must inform the following parties that your registration is subject to these conditions:

A. any organisation or person employing or contracting with you to undertake professional work;

B. any agency you are registered with or apply to be registered with

(at the time of application); and

C. any prospective employer (at the time of your application).

7.  Any condition requiring you to provide any information to the HCPC  is to be met by you sending the information to the offices of the HCPC, marked for the attention of the Director of Fitness to Practise or Head of Case Management.


This order will be reviewed by the Committee no later than 20 May 2018 or earlier if new evidence which is relevant to the order becomes available after it was made.

Hearing history

History of Hearings for Mr William Cooper

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
15/08/2018 Investigating committee Interim Order Review Interim Conditions of Practice
17/05/2018 Investigating committee Interim Order Review Interim Conditions of Practice
20/11/2017 Investigating committee Interim Order Application Interim Conditions of Practice