Nature of Action: On June 4, 2019, the Registrar issued two separate citations to Robert Morgan, a former registrant, under section 37 of the Health Professions Act. The two citations were in relation to his alleged conduct towards two female patients.
On August 2, 2019, the Inquiry Committee determined that the two citations should be joined in one citation, such that they would be heard at a single discipline hearing. Therefore, on August 12, 2019, the Registrar issued a single joined citation.
The citation notifies Mr. Morgan that the Discipline Committee will conduct a hearing to inquire into his conduct as follows:
i. failed to describe appropriate disrobing and/or draping options, and/or
ii. made a statement advising Patient 2 to remove her clothing;
It is alleged that by engaging in this alleged conduct, Mr. Morgan:
On December 16, 2019, a panel of the Discipline Committee issued reasons for decision in respect of an application to hold the discipline hearing in private.
Read Reasons for Decision (PDF).
Hearing Dates and Location:
The hearing was scheduled from December 9 to 12, 2019, but has now been adjourned. Information about the new hearing date(s) and location will be posted once available.
Read the Discipline Hearing Visitor Guidelines (PDF).
Important Note: Citations issued by the Inquiry Committee under section 37 of the Health Professions Act involve allegations which are and remain unproven unless admitted by a registrant (or former registrant) or determined by the Discipline Committee.