Robinson, Linda Ann (CPSO#: 33705)

Current Status: Active Member as of 18 Sep 2002

CPSO Registration Class: Restricted as of 25 Jun 2017

Indicates a concern or additional information

Summary

Former Name: No Former Name

Gender: Female

Languages Spoken: English, French

Education:McGill University, 1979

Practice Information

Primary Location of Practice
Suite 205
111 Sherwood Drive
Ottawa ON  K1Y 3V1
Phone: (613) 793-4949
Fax: (613) 725-1758
Electoral District: 07

Specialties

Specialty Issued On Type
Anesthesiology Effective: 04 Jun 1986 RCPSC Specialist

Registration History

Action Issue Date
First certificate of registration issued: Independent Practice Certificate Effective: 07 Sep 1982
Suspension of registration imposed: Board of Inquiry Effective: 26 Jul 2001
Suspension of registration removed Effective: 05 Feb 2002
Suspension of registration imposed: Executive Committee Effective: 10 Jul 2002
Suspension of registration removed Effective: 18 Sep 2002
Transfer of class of certificate to: Restricted certificate Effective: 25 Jun 2017
Terms and conditions imposed on certificate by member Effective: 25 Jun 2017
Terms and conditions amended by member Effective: 11 Sep 2017
Terms and conditions amended by member Effective: 21 Jan 2019

Practice Restrictions

Imposed By Effective Date Expiry Date Status
member Effective: 21 Jan 2019 Active

Concerns

Source: Member
Active Date: January 21, 2019
Expiry Date:
Summary:
Summary of the Undertaking given by Dr. Linda Ann Robinson to the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario, effective January 21, 2019:

A College investigation was conducted into whether Dr. Robinson engaged in professional misconduct and/or is incompetent in her prescribing practice. As a result of the investigation:

Dr. Robinson will practise under the guidance of a Clinical Supervisor acceptable to the College for 6 months.

Dr. Robinson’s practice will be reassessed by an assessor selected by the College within 6 months of the end of the period of Clinical Supervision.


Source: Member
Active Date: September 11, 2017
Expiry Date:
Summary:
Summary of the Undertaking given by Dr. Linda Ann Robinson to the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario, effective September 11, 2017:

The College conducted an investigation into whether Dr. Robinson failed to maintain the standard of practice of the profession and/or was incompetent. As a result of the investigation:

Dr. Robinson has agreed not to perform epidural steroid injections.

Dr. Robinson’s prescribing of medical marijuana will be supervised by a Clinical Supervisor acceptable to the College for a minimum of four (4) months.

Dr. Robinson will engage in professional education in the prescribing of medical marijuana and record keeping.

Following the professional education and period of supervision, Dr. Robinson’s prescribing of controlled substances, including narcotics, will be re-assessed by an assessor selected by the College.


Source: ICR Committee
Active Date: September 11, 2017
Expiry Date:
Summary:
Caution-in-Person:

A summary of a decision of the Inquiries, Complaints and Reports Committee in which the disposition includes a "caution-in-person" is required by the College by-laws to be posted on the register, along with a note if the decision has been appealed. A “caution-in-person” disposition requires the physician to attend at the College and be verbally cautioned by a panel of the Committee. The summary will be removed from the register if the decision is overturned on appeal or review. Note that this requirement only applies to decisions arising out of a complaint dated on or after January 1, 2015 or if there was no complaint, the first appointment of investigators dated on or after January 1, 2015.

See PDF for the summary of a decision made against this member in which the disposition includes a caution-in-person.
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Source: Member
Active Date: June 25, 2017
Expiry Date:
Summary:
Summary of the Undertaking given by Dr. Linda Ann Robinson to the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario, effective June 25, 2017:

The College received information from the Narcotics Monitoring System about Dr. Robinson’s prescribing of controlled substances, including narcotics.

Based on the information received, the College conducted an investigation into whether Dr. Robinson failed to maintain the standard of practice of the profession and/or was incompetent in his prescribing of controlled substances, including narcotics. As a result of the investigation:

Dr. Robinson’s prescribing of narcotic drugs, narcotic preparations, controlled drugs, benzodiazepines and other targeted substances, and other monitored drugs will be supervised by a Clinical Supervisor acceptable to the College for a minimum of seven (7) months.

Dr. Robinson will engage in professional education in the prescribing of controlled substances, including narcotics.

Following the professional education and period of supervision, Dr. Robinson’s prescribing of controlled substances, including narcotics, will be re-assessed by an assessor selected by the College.