Annual Report 2015 - Page 24

Protecting and eMpowering Reviews by the Health Professions Appeal and Review Board Public complaints decisions issued by the ICRC are subject to review, on request of either the complainant or the physician, to the Health Professions Appeal and Review Board (HPARB). Upon holding a review, HPARB may confirm the Committee’s original decision, make recommendations to the Committee, or require the Committee to do anything the Committee could have done at the first instance. HPARB Appeals Based on 2014 and 2015 Dispositions Year Appealable Decisions Issued Decisions that were Appealed Appealed decisions Appealed decisions that that were appealed by the Complainant* were appealed by the Subject Physician* Total HPARB Total HPARB Decisions Reviews Received thus Upheld** far 2014 2326 370 (16%) 82 (89%) 10 (11%) 265 (72%) 243 (92%) 2015 2162 431 (20%) 340 (79%) 91 (21%) Too few Too few received received As of December 31st, 2015 *Only includes data for appealed decisions in which there is information relating to the source **Only includes data for appealed decisions that were received Discipline Findings, Penalties and Current Referrals In 2015, the Discipline Committee completed 35 cases. • 1 case was a motion to vary the • 34 cases involved allegations of 34 cases compeleted terms of H[܈ܙ\ ܘ[Y N[ٙ\[ۘ[Z\ۙX[ ܂۝\Y[\][K\΂ JBݙY[۝\YH JBݙY L JBݙYHݙY۝\Y\\ ݙY[۝\Y\\H H\\܈LIH\HYH܈[[Y][ۜ\HݙY QHшTPPSSTSӔшӕTS‚