The College of Nurses of Ontario: Understanding the Investigation Process

Tue, 2017-07-25 17:30 - 19:00
About this Event:


  • Tim Hannigan, lawyer, Ryder Wright Blair &  Holmes LLP
  • Mara Haase, LAP Administrator

Presentation Summary
Many nurses across the province find themselves responding to an investigation by the College of Nurses of Ontario (CNO).  Even if a nurse has not engaged in any wrongdoing, they could still become the subject matter of an investigation.
Session Objectives:
During this presentation, participants will learn about:

  • The investigation process at the CNO
  • The statutory framework for the investigatory power of the CNO
  • The types of professional misconduct which could be investigated
  • The nursing standards which nurses are expected to meet
  • The legal rights which all nurses have in dealing with an investigation
  • Potential outcomes of an investigation
Cost for Members: 
$0.00 CAD
Cost for non-Members: 
$0.00 CAD