The investigations process is how our team assesses whether or not a registrant meets our standards.
If a concern is raised or referral is made about a HCPC-registered professional, our fitness to practice investigations process will begin. The steps of this are summarised below.
Zoom in to the flowchart to view more detail on the process.
An employer's perspective: Supporting a registrant through fitness to practise proceedings
Ruth Clement is Head of Kent Children’s Therapies at Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust. A concern was raised about a HCPC-registered therapist that Ruth line-managed. Here she gives her perspective on the events and shares tips for employers or managers in similar situations.
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