Dialogue Volume 14 Issue 3 2018 - Page 34

DISCIPLINE SUMMARIES samples from his office when he ran out of his pre- scription medications. Termination of PHP Contract On June 18, 2015, information was received from the PHP that Dr. Cote failed to abide by the terms of his undertaking to the PHP, including missed ap- pointments with his primary monitor on March 10 and April 13, 2015. He did not respond to attempts to re-establish contact and failed to follow through with a referral to a therapist. Dr. Cote did not reach out to his family doctor or the PHP Clinical Coor- dinator when he experienced recurrence of some of his mental health symptoms. Due to continued non- compliance with the PHP monitoring agreement, the PHP suspended and subsequently terminated Dr. Cote’s contract. Cease to Practice On March 25, 2017, in the context of an incapac- ity investigation, Dr. Cote signed a Cease to Practice undertaking. ORDER The Discipline Committee ordered a reprimand and directed that Dr. Cote pay costs to the College in the amount of $5,500. For complete details, please see the full decision at www.cpso.on.ca. Select Find a Doctor and enter the doctor’s name. At the conclusion of the hearing, Dr. Cote waived his right to an appeal and the Committee administered the public reprimand. Full decisions are ava [XHۛ[H]˘˛ۋK[X[H܈[[\Hܸ&\KPSQHTQH  NSӖHRPQSSPBPPHUSӎ]ؚXBTPHшPPN[\[XXH ܝYYX[JBPTSSԓPUSӎYܙYY][Y[وX[YZ\[ێ۝\Y[[Bۈؙ\  MH\\[H[Z]YB[][XH[Z]Y[Xوٙ\[ۋB[Z\ۙX[]H\Y[[Z[Hو[ٙ[H[][\Z]X[]HX\H[B[YY[[X܈Z\[ۈ[][HX\BوYYX[H] ][Y\[H\[KB[\[X\ۘXHHY\YHY[X\\™\ܘXY[ \ۛ\XK܈[ٙ\[ۘ[ ۈ[H  LK[XKHܝYYX[HKBXX[XYYZ[H[\۝XYHHK‘\X\܈H\\\Xو][ܚ™܈[X[Z\؜[YY[[\]B[Y\H][[Z\XY[Y[K]Y[XX\H [\[X\ K[XH]Y[\H\XX[X[YX\BYYX[H[۝\[ˈH\X[YX\BYYX[H[H[]Y]\ˈ[XH\]YHYYX[XXH[]ؚXHۛۈ\H[KB]HوܝYYX[HX[[[\[BTJK[XH][YH[YHH[]Y]\›ۈ\\\[ۜX]]Y[\KX[Bو[Hٙ\[ۘ[]]\ۛ[H\X[YX\H[]\H[H[]Y]\˂ۈ\\\[ۜ[XHY\ۙB[YH\\[\HYYX[\Y\[HK˂܈[H]H[\H[HX]]Y[\K[XH[H[\YYH[\]YH[\YYH\\YHKˈܙ\ٙX\X]H\H܈\[H[H[]Y]\]HYYX[\Y\H[\ۙ]B\][[HYYX[ۙ\[H\H[XB[XZ[[[ۜ]HH\HوYYX[\Y\ˈ[XH[H[\YYHۙ]]\]ۈHXZܚ]HوH\[ۜ^H[YHH[]Y]\Z\ۛH\H\ݚYBYYX[X]Y[[Xx&\]Y[