Miss Irene Spiers

: Occupational therapist

: OT25726

: Final Hearing

Date and Time of hearing:10:00 19/12/2017 End: 17:00 19/12/2017

: 405 Kennington Road, London

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

Allegation

During the course of your employment as an Occupational Therapist at Durham County Council between January 2015 and March 2016:

 

1. You did not undertake an assessment and/or fully record an assessment in relation to the following Service Users:

 

a) Service User A;

b) Service User B;

c) Service User C;

d) Service User D;

e) Service User E;

f) Service User F;

g) Service User G;

h) Service User H;

i) Service User I;

j) Service User J;

k) Service User K;

l) Service User L;

m) Service User N;

n) Service User P;

o) Service User Q;

p) Service User R;

q) Service User S;

r) Service User T;

s) Service User U;

t) Service User V.

 

2. You did not complete a Care Plan in relation to the following Service Users:

 

a) Service User B;

b) Service User C;

c) Service User D;

d) Service User E;

e) Service User F;

f) Service User G;

g) Service User H;

h) Service User I;

i) Service User J;

j) Service User K;

k) Service User L;

l) Service User N;

m) Service User P;

n) Service User Q;

o) Service User R;

p) Service User S;

q) Service User T;

r) Service User U;

s) Service User V;

t) Service User W.

 

3. You did not carry out the following home visits and/or did not make a case recording of the following home visits:

 

a) To Service User C on 30 September 2015;

b) To Service User D on:

i) 29 January 2015;

ii) 10 June 2015;

iii) 18 June 2015.

c) To Service Users E and F on:

i) 21 July 2015;

ii) 22 July 2015.

d) To Service User G on 13 October 2015;

e) To Service User H on 27 April 2015;

f) To Service User I on 15 June 2015;

g) To Service User J on 15 September 2015;

h) To Service User M on 01 October 2015;

i) To Service User N on 17 February 2016;

j) To Service User O on 27 October 2015;

k) To Service User P on 09 February 2016;

l) To Service User U on 23 November 2015;

m) To Service User W on 25 January 2016.

 

4. You did not carry out follow up work and/or did not record follow up work:

 

a) after an adaptation was identified and/or made in relation to the following Service Users:

 

i) Service User A;

ii) Service User C;

iii) Service User D;

iv) Service Users E and F;

v) Service User I;

vi) Service User J;

vii) Service User L;

viii) Service User O.

 

b) in respect of risk management including:

 

i) Addressing the technique used by Service User A to access his shower;

ii) Completing a moving and handling plan and/or risk plan in respect of Service User M;

iii) The concerns about Service User O’s grandchildren and/or condition of her property.

iv) Addressing the risk to Service User P and her daughter that was raised with you;

v) Addressing the risk identified to Service User W as a result of his epilepsy.

 

5. You did not record whether an intervention was recommended and/or ensure that any recommended intervention was delivered in relation to the following Service Users:

 

a) Service User C;

b) Service User G;

c) Service User H.

 

6. You did not complete adequate and/or any case recordings in respect of the following Service Users:

 

a) Service User C after 24 September 2015;

b) Service Users E and F after 9 July 2015;

c) Service User G for over 5 months;

d) Service User H after 27 April 2015;

e) Service User O for over 4 months;

f) Service User U after 18 November 2015.

g) Service User V after 27 October 2015;

h) Service User W.

 

7. The matters described at particulars 1 to 6 constitute misconduct and/or lack of competence.

 

8. By reason of your misconduct and/or lack of competence you fitness to practise is impaired.

Finding

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Order

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Notes

If the Registrant seeks to return to the HCPC Register at any time the application would be treated as if the registrant had been struck off as a result of that allegation.

 

Hearing history

History of Hearings for Miss Irene Spiers

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
19/12/2017 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Hearing has not yet been held