File Number: DH17/403P
Practitioner: Larisa Beck
Hearing Start Date:
Hearing End Date:
Hearing Town/City: Auckland
Tauwhaka Room, Novotel Auckland Airport, Ray Emery Drive, Auckland, commencing at 10.00 am
Executive Officer: Miss Debra Gainey (04) 381 6816
Practising without a current practising certificate (Established)
Precis of Decision:
At a hearing held 16 February 2018, the Health Practitioners Disciplinary Tribunal considered a charge laid by the Professional Conduct Committee (PCC) against Ms Larissa Beck (the Dental Hygienist) of Auckland.
The charge alleged that the Dental Hygienist had practised dental hygiene between 01 April 2016 and 20 October 2016 while not holding a current annual practising certificate.
The hearing proceeded by way of an agreed summary of facts.
The Tribunal found the charge established and that disciplinary sanction was necessary.
The Tribunal censured the Dental Hygienist and imposed a fine of $500. The Dental Hygienist was ordered to pay a total of $5,600 as a contribution to the costs of the Tribunal and the PCC.