Reference 2019-228

REF:           2019-228

Subject:       Allegations against staff members

 

Request:

  1. The name of your trust
  1. For each of the last five calendar years, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018, please state the number of allegations AGAINST a staff member of:

–       Sexual misconduct

–       Sexual harassment

–       Sexual assault

–       Rape

 

  1. For each of the allegations received, please state:

–       Whether the alleged victim was a member of the public, patient or health worker

–       If health worker, whether they were staff, bank or agency

–       Brief details of allegations

–       Outcome of case (i.e. international investigation, staff members disciplined, sacked)

–       Whether allegations was referred to police

–       In each case found to be proved, whether trust reported concerns about individual to the Healthcare Professional Alert Notices System (HPANs)?

 

  1. Please specify the Trust’s policy for alerting relevant authorities/future employers about UNREGISTERED/UNQUALIFIED staff (e.g. nursing assistant or healthcare assistant) who are proven (by internal investigation) to have committed acts pertaining to sexual misconduct/sexual harassment/sexual assault/rape

 

 

Response:

Please find information attached.

2019-228 – FOI request – Allegations against staff members [125 kb] PDF