Miss Deborah J Watson

: Occupational therapist

: OT20331

: Final Hearing

Date and Time of hearing:10:00 11/12/2017 End: 17:00 13/12/2017

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

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

Allegation

Whilst employed as an Occupational Therapist with Tees, Est and Wear Valleys NHS Trust, you:

 

1. On 16 July 2015:

 

a) In relation to Service User A:

i) Left her in a therapy suite unaccompanied in breach of the employer’s regulations and guidelines; and/or

ii) Did not consider the observation and engagement care plan for Service User A; and/or

iii) Made an incorrect assessment of the observation and engagement care plan.

b) In relation to Service User B:

i) Allowed him to leave the therapy suite without escort; and/or

ii) Did not check the observation and escort requirements of Service User B with ward staff; and/or

iii) Did not follow the observation and escort requirements of Service User B.

c) In relation to Service User C:

i) Did not check following the observation and escort requirements of

Service User C with ward staff; and/or

ii) Did not follow the observation and escort requirements of Service User C.

 

2. Between 26 August and 26 November 2014, in relation to Service User D did not ensure:

 

a) Follow-up; and/or

b) Review; and/or

c) that interventions were provided.

 

3. Between April 2014 and October 2014 did not seek clinical supervision.

 

4. On 19 November 2014, in respect of a GP referral of Service User E did not:

 

a) Follow up the referral; and/or

b) Prepare a risk assessment; and/or

c) Prepare a risk management plan.

 

5. The matters set out in paragraphs 1 - 4 constitute misconduct and/or lack of competence.

 

6. By reason of your misconduct and/or lack of competence 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 Miss Deborah J Watson

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
11/12/2017 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Hearing has not yet been held