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Casey Jade Leeks

29 Jan. 2024

The Health Ombudsman took immediate registration action by imposing conditions on the registration of Casey Jade Leeks, effective 29/01/2024.

Details of Casey Jade Leeks registration, including the full list of imposed conditions, can be viewed on the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency website.

Conditions imposed include the requirement the practitioner, Casey Jade Leeks:

  1. Must practise only in employment and at practice locations approved by the Health Ombudsman and published on the Office of the Health Ombudsman website.
  2. Must not be the most senior nurse and/or sole nurse on any shift when practising as a registered nurse.
  3. Must not possess, supply, administer, handle, dispense, access or check, including as emergency treatment supplies or doctor’s bag stock, any monitored medicine listed in Schedule 2, Part 4 of the Medicines and Poisons (Medicines) Regulation 2021 as amended from time to time and as published at View - Queensland Legislation - Queensland Government other than when directly observed by another registered nurse (Division 1) or when prescribed to the practitioner (or a family member of the practitioner) by a registered health practitioner for a genuine personal therapeutic purpose.

The following employment and practice locations have been approved by the Health Ombudsman:

  • Gold Coast University Hospital, 1 Hospital Boulevard, Southport QLD 4215

In accordance with section 62(2) of the Health Ombudsman Act 2013 (the Act), the Health Ombudsman’s decision will continue to have effect until:

  • the Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal sets the decision aside
  • the Health Ombudsman removes the conditions imposed on Casey Jade Leeks' registration under section 65 of the Act.