Mr Abid Hussain

: Social worker

: SW26896

: Final Hearing

Date and Time of hearing:10:00 08/01/2018 End: 17:00 15/01/2018

: Manchester Jurys Inn Hotel

: Conduct and Competence Committee
: Adjourned part heard

Allegation

During the course of your employment as a Social Worker at Mersey Care NHS Trust from August 2014 to April 2015 you:

1. In relation to Service User A:

a. You did not make and/or record making, regular visits to Service User A when she was an inpatient during August 2014 to on or around 2 January 2015;

b. You did not attend the discharge planning review held on or around 16 January 2015 and/or 2 January 2015;

c. You did not record that Service User A had declined any follow up after a safeguarding referral was raised on or around 4 November 2014.

d. You conducted, and or recorded conducting, contact with Service User A on her doorstep on or around 22 January 2015

e. You attempted contact with Service User A on 23 January 2015 but were not able to locate her and did not follow up and/or record following up, Service User A.

f. You did not complete and/or record completing, a care plan for Service User A as instructed

2. In relation to Service User B, were allocated the case on or around 26 August 2014 and:

a. You did not contact and/or make a record of contact with, Service User B until 26 February 2015

b. You did not make face to face contact with Service User B until on or around 10 March 2015

c. You did not record CPA care plan after your face to face contact with Service User B on or around 10 March 2015.


3. In relation to Service User C, were allocated the case on or around 26 August 2014 and:

a. You did not attempt to contact and/or make a record of attempted contact with, Service User C until 25 February 2015

b. You were reminded to contact Service User C on or around 19 December 2014, but did not do so in a timely manner and/or record doing so

c. You were reminded to contact Service User C on or around 16 January 2015, but did not do so in a timely manner and/ or make a record doing so

d. You did not discuss this case in the multi-disciplinary clinical team meeting

e. You did not meet, and/or record meeting, Service User C during the period you were his allocated social worker

4. In relation to Service User D you were allocated two separate safeguarding referrals on or around 11 and on or around 17 December 2014 and:

a. You did not attempt to make contact and/or did not record such attempt, until 22 December 2014;

b. You did not conduct, and/or record conducting sufficient the safeguarding referral investigations

c. You did not make contact and/or record successful contact, with Service User D and/or her family until 4 February 2015

d. You did not liaise and/or record liaising, with any professionals involved in Service User D’s care

5. In relation to Service User E:

a. You did not conduct and/or record conducting a safeguarding referral investigation


6. In relation to Service User F:

a. You did not make and/or record making, contact with Service User F

b. You did not conduct and/or record conducting an safeguarding referral investigation

7. In relation to Service User G, were allocated the case on or around 26 August 2014 and:

a. You did not contact and/or make a record of contact with, Service User G until 2 March 2015;

b. You were reminded to contact Service User GA on or around 19 December 2014, but did not do so, or record doing so;

c. You were reminded to contact Service User GA on or around 16 January 2015, but did not do so and/or record doing so

d. You did not draft and/or amend the CPA care plan after your face to face contact with Service User GA on 10 March 2015

e. You did not record risk assessment documentation after your face to face contact with Service User GA on 10 March 2015 and/or 30 March 2015

8. The matters set out in paragraphs 1 - 7 constitute misconduct and/or lack of competence.

9. 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 adjourned, part heard. The date for the reconvened hearing is to be confirmed.

Hearing history

History of Hearings for Mr Abid Hussain

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
15/05/2018 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Hearing has not yet been held
08/01/2018 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Adjourned part heard