/Actions/orders taken against health practitioners/Adefolarin Babafemi Adebanjo

08 Jan. 2020

Adefolarin Babafemi Adebanjo

Medical practitioner

The Health Ombudsman took immediate registration action by imposing conditions on the registration of Dr Adefolarin Babafemi Adebanjo, medical practitioner (MED0001764028), effective 8 January 2020.

The Health Ombudsman then varied the conditions, effective 21 November 2022.

Details of the practitioner’s registration can be viewed on the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency website.

Scope of Practice

The conditions imposed include the requirements the practitioner:

  • must not have contact with female patients.
  • must only practise as a registered health practitioner in employment and at practice location/s approved by the Health Ombudsman.
  • must take all reasonable steps to ensure female patients are told at the time of wanting to book an appointment with the practitioner that they cannot. The practitioner must not provide this information to patients personally.

Approved employment and practice locations

The Health Ombudsman has approved the practitioner's employment as a general practitioner at the following practice locations:

  • Monsour Medical Clinic, 297 Kent Street, Maryborough Qld 4650
  • Chelsea Nursing Home, 110 Tooley Street, Maryborough Qld 4650
  • Maryborough Community Aged Care Facility, 15 Lindah Road, Tinana Qld 4650
  • Fairhaven Nursing Home, 15 Morning Street, Maryborough Qld 4650
  • Yaralla Nursing Home, 2 Winston Noble Drive, Maryborough Qld 4650
  • Groundwater Nursing Home, 165 Arnaud Street, Granville Qld 4650

Period of action or order

In accordance with section 62(2) of the Health Ombudsman Act 2013 (the Act), the decision will continue to have effect until the earlier of the following happens –

  • the Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal sets aside the decision;
  • the Health Ombudsman removes the conditions under section 65 of the Act.