Mr Alan D Mitchell

: Paramedic

: PA18986

Interim Order: Imposed on 24 Jun 2016

: Final Hearing

Date and Time of hearing:10:00 05/03/2018 End: 17:00 20/03/2018

: 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 registered as a Paramedic and during the course of your employment as a Paramedic at South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust;
1. You attended to Patient A on 14 April 2015 and:
a) You did not complete a Vulnerable Adult Referral Form for Patient A as required.
b) You informed Patient A that you had been involved in the care of her son, when that was not the case.
c) exchanged personal numbers with Patient A
2. 1 Between 15 April 2015 and 2 June 2015, you breached professional boundaries by continuing contact with Patient A without clinical justification in that you:
a. sent a large volume number of personal and/or inappropriate text messages to Patient A; and/or
b. met with Patient A on or around:
i. 20 April 2015;
ii. 8 May 2015;
iii. 22 June 2015. on three separate occasions; and/or
c. inappropriately made attempts to introduce Patient A to Person B over personal matters.
d. spoke with Patient A on the telephone on a number of occasions
3. You informed the Clinical Hub that Patient A had flagged you down on the street gave inaccurate information to the Trust with regards to attending Patient A on 17 April 2015., when that was not the case.
4. 3. Between 19 April 2015 and 2 May 2015, Patient A indicated to you that she was suicidal and/or self-harming on or around;
i. 19 April 2015;
ii. 24 April 2015;
iii. 2 May 2015;
and you did not ensure she was referred to an appropriate health care professional.
5. You informed Patient A that you flagged her details with controllers, when that was not in fact the case.
6. On or around 25 April 2015 you contacted/attempted to contact Patient
B, a potential victim of domestic violence, by texting a picture of a book relating to domestic violence.
7. Your actions as stated in particular 1b, 3 and 5 were dishonest.
8. The matters set out in paragraphs 1 to 4 7 constitute misconduct.
9. By reason of your misconduct 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 Mr Alan D Mitchell

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
05/03/2018 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Hearing has not yet been held
14/11/2017 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Review Interim Conditions of Practice
26/05/2017 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Review Interim Conditions of Practice
01/03/2017 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Review Interim Conditions of Practice
12/12/2016 Investigating committee Interim Order Review Interim Conditions of Practice
24/06/2016 Investigating committee Interim Order Application Interim Conditions of Practice
10/06/2016 Investigating committee Interim Order Application Adjourned