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File Number: OT15/331P
Practitioner: Christopher James Harris


Hearing Start Date:

Hearing End Date:

11/12/2015

11/12/2015


Hearing Town/City: Wellington

Hearing Location:

Charge Characteristics:

Practising without a current practising certificate (Established)


Additional Orders:


Appeal Order:


Decision:

Full Decision 772OT15331P.pdf


Appeal Decision:


Precis of Decision:

Charge
On 11 December 2015 the Health Practitioners Disciplinary Tribunal considered a charge laid by a Professional Conduct Committee against Mr Christopher Harris, Occupational Therapist of Nelson (the Therapist).

The charge alleged that the Therapist practised from 1 April 2014 to 28 November 2014 without a current practising certificate.

Finding
The hearing proceeded on an agreed summary of facts basis.  The Tribunal was satisfied that the charge was established.

Penalty
The Tribunal censured the Therapist and the Tribunal declined to order costs because of the circumstances of this particular case.