Mead, Timothy Giles (CPSO#: 26694)

Current Status: Active Member as of 05 Jul 1974

CPSO Registration Class: Restricted as of 20 Jan 2016

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Summary

Former Name: No Former Name

Gender: Male

Languages Spoken: English

Education:Oxford University, 1970

Practice Information

Primary Location of Practice
Lions Medical Clinic
586 Concession # 5
Box 69
Fisherville ON  N0A 1G0
Phone: (905) 779-3436
Fax: (905) 779-3022
Electoral District: 04

Registration History

Action Issue Date
First certificate of registration issued: Independent Practice Certificate Effective: 05 Jul 1974
Transfer of class of certificate to: Restricted certificate Effective: 20 Jan 2016
Terms and conditions imposed on certificate by member Effective: 20 Jan 2016

Practice Restrictions

Imposed By Effective Date Expiry Date Status  
member Effective: 20 Jan 2016 Active View Details [+]
            As from January 20, 2016, the following is imposed as a term, condition and
            limitation on the certificate of registration held by Dr. Timothy Giles Mead,
            in accordance with an undertaking and consent given by Dr. Mead to the College
            of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario:

                        UNDERTAKING, ACKNOWLEDGEMENT AND CONSENT
                                          ("Undertaking")
                  
                                                of
                  
                                    DR.  TIMOTHY GILES MEAD
                                          ("Dr. Mead")
                  
                                                to
                  
                        COLLEGE OF PHYSICIANS AND SURGEONS OF ONTARIO
                                          (the "College")
                  
            A.    PREAMBLE

            (1)   In this Undertaking:

                  "Code" means the Health Professions Procedural Code, which is Schedule 2
                  to the Regulated Health Professions Act, 1991, S.O. 1991, c. 18, as
                  amended; 
                  
                  "NMS" means the Narcotics Monitoring System implemented under the
                  Narcotics Safety and Awareness Act, 2010, S.O. 2010, c. 22, as amended;
                  
                  "OHIP" means the Ontario Health Insurance Plan.
                  
            (2)   I, Dr. Mead, certificate of registration number 26694, am a member of the
                  College.  The College has received information regarding my standard of
                  practice.

            (3)   I, Dr. Mead, acknowledge that I was recently the subject of a College
                  reassessment pursuant to a Specified Continuing Education or Remediation
                  Program, dated September 7, 2011.

            B.    UNDERTAKING

            (4)   Resignation of Prescribing Privileges   

                  (a)   I, Dr. Mead, acknowledge that I have executed the Prescribing
                        Resignation Letter to Health Canada, which is attached hereto as
                        Schedule "A" (the "Resignation Letter").
                  
                  (b)   I, Dr. Mead, consent to the College sending the Resignation Letter
                        to Health Canada on my behalf.
                  
                  (c)   I, Dr. Mead, undertake and agree that I will not issue new
                        prescriptions or renew existing prescriptions for any of the
                        following substances:
                        (i)   Narcotic Drugs (from the Narcotic Control Regulations made
                              under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, S.C., 1996, c.
                              19);
                  
                        (ii)  Narcotic Preparations (from the Narcotic Control Regulations
                              made under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, S.C.,
                              1996, c. 19);
                  
                        (iii) Controlled Drugs (from Part G of the Food and Drug
                              Regulations under the Food and Drugs Act, S.C., 1985, c.
                              F-27); 
                  
                        (iv)  Benzodiazepines and Other Targeted Substances (from the
                              Benzodiazepines and Other Targeted Substances Regulations
                              made under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act., S.C.,
                              1996, c. 19); or
                  
                        (A summary of the above-named drugs [from Appendix I to the
                        Compendium of Pharmaceuticals and Specialties] is attached hereto
                        as Schedule "B"; and the current regulatory lists are attached
                        hereto as Schedule "C".)
                  
                        (v)   All other Monitored Drugs (as defined under the Narcotics
                              Safety and Awareness Act, 2010, S.O. 2010, c. 22 as noted in
                              Schedule "D");                       
                  
                        and as amended from time to time.
                  
            (5)   I, Dr. Mead, undertake that I will return any supplies of the substances
                  referred to in section (4)(c) above that are presently in my possession,
                  in any place, to a pharmacy in a safe and secure manner, as stipulated in
                  the College's Policy Number 8-12, "Prescribing Drugs."

            (6)   I, Dr. Mead, undertake to inform the College of each and every location
                  that I practise or have privileges, including, but not limited to,
                  hospital(s), clinic(s) and office(s), in any jurisdiction (collectively
                  my "Practice Location(s)"), within fifteen (15) days of executing this
                  Undertaking.  Going forward, I further undertake to inform the College of
                  any and all new Practice Locations within fifteen (15) days of commencing
                  practice at that location.

            (7)   Posting a Sign 

                  (a)   I, Dr. Mead, undertake that I shall post a sign in the waiting
                        room(s) of all my Practice Locations, in a clearly visible and
                        secure location, in the form set out at Schedule "E".  For further
                        clarity, this sign shall state as follows: "Dr. Mead must not
                        prescribe Narcotic Drugs, Narcotic Preparations, Controlled Drugs,
                        Benzodiazepines and Other Targeted Substances, or any other
                        Monitored Drugs.  Further information may be found on the College
                        of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario website at www.cpso.on.ca".
                  
                  (b)   I, Dr. Mead, undertake to post a certified translation in any
                        language in which I provide services, of the sign described in
                        section (7)(a) above, in the waiting room(s) of all my Practice
                        Locations, in a clearly visible and secure location, in the form
                        set out at Schedule "E." 
                  
                  (c)   I, Dr. Mead, undertake to provide the certified translation(s)
                        described in section (8)(b), to the College within thirty (30) days
                        of executing this Undertaking.
                  
                  (d)   I, Dr. Mead, undertake that if I elect, after the execution of this
                        Undertaking, to provide services in any other language(s), I will
                        notify the College prior to providing any such services. 
                  
                  (e)   I, Dr. Mead, undertake to provide to the College the certified
                        translation(s) described in section (8)(c) prior to beginning to
                        provide services in the language(s) described in section (8)(d).
                  
            (8)   Professional Education  

                  (a)   I, Dr. Mead, undertake to participate in and successfully complete
                        a program(s) satisfactory to the College in medical record keeping
                        and to provide proof to the College of my successful completion
                        within one (1) month of completing it.
                  
                  (b)   I, Dr. Mead, undertake to complete this requirement within six (6)
                        months or, if no satisfactory program is available by that time, by
                        the first possible opportunity thereafter.
                  
            (9)   Reassessment of Practice

                  (a)   I, Dr. Mead, undertake that, approximately twelve (12) months after
                        the completion of my professional education set out in paragraph
                        (8)(a), I will submit to a reassessment of my practice ("the
                        Reassessment") by an assessor or assessors selected by the College
                        (the "Assessor(s)").  I acknowledge and agree that the Reassessment
                        may include a chart review, direct observation of my care,
                        interviews with colleagues and co-workers, feedback from patients
                        and any other tools deemed necessary by the College.
                  
                  (b)   I, Dr. Mead, undertake to co-operate fully with the Reassessment
                        conducted under the term of this Undertaking, and to abide by those
                        recommendations of the Assessor(s) that are approved by the ICR
                        Committee.
                  
                  (c)   I, Dr. Mead, acknowledge that the results of the Reassessment will
                        be provided to me and reported to the College and the report may
                        form the basis of further action by the College.
                  
                  (d)   I, Dr. Mead, hereby consent to the following being included on the
                        public register as terms, conditions or limitations on my
                        certificate of registration, for the purposes of section 23 of the
                        Code: any recommendations of the Assessor(s) which are terms,
                        conditions or limitations on my practice.
                  
            C.    ACKNOWLEDGEMENT

            (10)  I, Dr. Mead, acknowledge that all schedules attached to or referred to in
                  this Undertaking form part of this Undertaking.

            (11)  I, Dr. Mead, acknowledge and agree that I am bound by this Undertaking
                  from the date on which I sign it.

            (12)  I, Dr. Mead, acknowledge that a breach of any provision of this
                  Undertaking may constitute an act of professional misconduct and/or
                  incompetence and may result in a referral of specified allegations to the
                  Discipline Committee of the College.

            (13)  I, Dr. Mead, acknowledge and agree that I shall be solely responsible for
                  payment of all fees, costs, charges, expenses, etc., arising from the
                  implementation of any of the provisions of this Undertaking.

            (14)  I, Dr. Mead, acknowledge and confirm that I have read and understand the
                  provisions of this Undertaking and that I have obtained independent legal
                  counsel in reviewing and executing this Undertaking, or have waived my
                  right to do so.

            (15)  Dr. Mead, acknowledge that this entire Undertaking constitutes terms,
                  conditions, and limitations on my certificate of registration for the
                  purposes of section 23 of the Code. I understand that this Undertaking
                  shall be information on the College's Register that is available to the
                  public during the time period that the Undertaking remains in effect.

            (16)  I, Dr. Mead, acknowledge that the following summary will appear on the
                  College's Register that is available to the public during the time period
                  that this Undertaking remains in effect:

                        Dr. Mead was the subject of a College reassessment pursuant to a
                        Specified Continuing Education or Remediation Program, dated
                        September 7, 2011.  As
                        result of the reassessment: 
                  
                        Dr. Mead will engage in professional education in medical record
                        keeping.
                  
                        Dr. Mead's practice will be reassessed by an assessor selected by
                        the College within 12 months of completing the education in medical
                        record keeping.
                  
                  Dr. Mead must not issue new prescriptions or renew existing prescriptions
                  for any of the following substances:
                  
                        (i)   Narcotic Drugs (from the Narcotic Control Regulations made
                              under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, S.C., 1996, c.
                              19);
                        (ii)  Narcotic Preparations (from the Narcotic Control Regulations
                              made under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, S.C.,
                              1996, c. 19);
                  
                        (iii) Controlled Drugs (from Part G of the Food and Drug
                              Regulations under the Food and Drugs Act, S.C., 1985, c.
                              F-27); 
                  
                        (iv)  Benzodiazepines and Other Targeted Substances (from the
                              Benzodiazepines and Other Targeted Substances Regulations
                              made under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act., S.C.,
                              1996, c. 19); or
                  
                        (v)   All other Monitored Drugs (as defined under the Narcotics
                              Safety and Awareness Act, 2010, S.O. 2010, c. 22);       

                        and as amended from time to time.
                  
                  Dr. Mead must post a clearly visible sign in the waiting rooms of all his
                  Practice Locations, which states as follows: 
                  
                        Dr. Mead must not prescribe Narcotic Drugs, Narcotic Preparations,
                        Controlled Drugs, Benzodiazepines and Other Targeted Substances, or
                        any other Monitored Drugs. Further information may be found on the
                        College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario website at
                        www.cpso.on.ca
                  
            D.    CONSENT

            (17)  I, Dr. Mead, undertake and agree that I will submit to, and not interfere
                  with, unannounced inspections of my Practice Location(s) and patient
                  charts by the College and to any other activity the College deems
                  necessary in order to monitor my compliance with the provisions of this
                  Undertaking.

            (18)  I, Dr. Mead, give my irrevocable consent to the College to make
                  appropriate enquiries of OHIP, the Drug Program Services Branch, NMS, and
                  any person or institution that may have relevant information, in order
                  for the College to monitor my compliance with the provisions of this
                  Undertaking.

            (19)  I, Dr. Mead, acknowledge that I have executed the OHIP and NMS consent
                  forms, attached hereto as Schedule "F" and Schedule "G", respectively.

            (20)  I, Dr. Mead, give my irrevocable consent to the College to provide this
                  Undertaking to any Chief(s) of Staff, or a colleague(s) with similar
                  responsibilities, at any Practice Location ("Chief(s) of Staff"), and to
                  provide said Chief(s) of Staff with any information the College has that
                  led to the circumstances of my entering into this Undertaking and any
                  information arising from the monitoring of my compliance with this
                  Undertaking.

Concerns

Source: Member
Active Date: January 20, 2016
Expiry Date:
Summary:
Summary of the Undertaking given by Dr. Timothy Giles Mead to the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario effective January 20, 2016:

Dr. Mead was the subject of a College reassessment pursuant to a Specified Continuing Education or Remediation Program, dated September 7, 2011. As a result of the reassessment:

Dr. Mead will engage in professional education in medical record keeping.

Dr. Mead’s practice will be reassessed by an assessor selected by the College within 12 months of completing the education in medical record keeping.

Dr. Mead must not issue new prescriptions or renew existing prescriptions for any of the following substances:

(i) Narcotic Drugs (from the Narcotic Control Regulations made under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, S.C., 1996, c. 19);

(ii) Narcotic Preparations (from the Narcotic Control Regulations made under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, S.C., 1996, c. 19);

(iii) Controlled Drugs (from Part G of the Food and Drug Regulations under the Food and Drugs Act, S.C., 1985, c. F-27);

(iv) Benzodiazepines and Other Targeted Substances (from the Benzodiazepines and Other Targeted Substances Regulations made under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act., S.C., 1996, c. 19); or

(v) All other Monitored Drugs (as defined under the Narcotics Safety and Awareness Act, 2010, S.O. 2010, c. 22);

and as amended from time to time.

Dr. Mead must post a clearly visible sign in the waiting rooms of all his Practice Locations, which states as follows:

Dr. Mead must not prescribe Narcotic Drugs, Narcotic Preparations, Controlled Drugs, Benzodiazepines and Other Targeted Substances, or any other Monitored Drugs. Further information may be found on the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario website at www.cpso.on.ca