Department: Community Services
Address: 307 Black Street, Box 2703 C-5, Whitehorse, Yukon, Y1A 2C6
Phone: 867-667-5111 | Fax: 867-667-3609
The Discipline Panel is a pool of individuals available to determine complaints made against Licensed Practical Nurses. Members of the Discipline Panel may be appointed by the Chair of the Licensed Practical Nurses Advisory Committee to form a committee of inquiry, which can investigate, hear and determine a complaint. If a committee of inquiry determines that a complaint is justified, the committee of inquiry may reprimand the person complained against or suspend or cancel the registration of that person. A complaint is justified when it is shown that the licensed practical nurse:
At least one half of the members appointed to a committee of inquiry are chosen from those Discipline Panel members who are licensed practical nurses. A committee of inquiry has the same powers as a board of inquiry under the Public Inquiries Act.
Authority: Licensed Practical Nurses Act, section 7
Period: 1998 to present
Type: Governing; Adjudicative
The Discipline Panel is made up of no less than 10 members. At least 5 members must be licensed practical nurses. Members are appointed by Cabinet.
Appointment process: Order in Council
Requirements: No legislated criteria required to join.
Meetings: As required.
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|Battin, Paul||Public Member||01/29/2016|
|Miller, Reba||Public Member||01/29/2016|
|Gilson, Penny||Public Member||01/29/2016|
|Lefebvre, Deborah||Licensed Practical Nurse Member||01/29/2016|
|Somerton, Robin||Licensed Practical Nurse Member||01/29/2016|