Inquiries, Complaints and Reports Committee

FIRST QUARTER, JUNE 1, 2020 — AUGUST 31, 2020

New Complaints and Reports

In the 1st Quarter, the College received 42 new complaints and opened one Registrar’s Investigation, for a total of 43 new matters. The nature of service in relation to these matters is as follows:

ICRC Meetings

The ICRC met on July 15, July 21, July 22 and August 19, 2020 to consider a total of 40 cases. The ICRC also held 25 teleconferences to consider 43 cases. The next meeting is scheduled for September 17, 2020,
where 9 cases are scheduled to be discussed.

ICRC Dispositions

The ICRC disposed of 27 cases during the 1st Quarter, as follows:

*F&V: Frivolous, vexatious, made in bad faith, moot or otherwise an abuse of process, pursuant to s.26(4) of the Health Professions Procedural Code.

The dispositions of these 27 cases, as they relate to nature of service, are as follows:

Disposition of Allegations

The 27 cases disposed of included the consideration of 69 allegations. The ICRC took some remedial action with respect to 19, or 28%, of these allegations.

Health Professions Appeal and Review Board (HPARB)

In the 1st Quarter, two HPARB reviews of ICRC decisions were requested. The College did not receive any HPARB decisions regarding ICRC decisions.