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Jayakody Mudiyanselage, Daminda, RN

Discipline order

Dec 9, 2021

​A panel of the Discipline Committee (the “Panel") conducted a hearing to determine if the respondent contravened standards and committed professional misconduct.

The Panel determined, pursuant t​o section 39(1) of the Health Professions Act (the “Act") that the respondent administered a narcotic to patient WB for whom the drug was not prescribed; failed to administer that narcotic to patient ML,​​​ for whom it had been prescribed; failed to document his administering the narcotic to patient WB; incorrectly recorded his administering the narcotic to patient ML; and failed to inform nursing colleagues or superiors of his error after he knew he had mistakenly administered the narcotic to patient WB. The respondent contravened various standards and committed professional misconduct.​​

The full decision of the Panel can be found here. The Panel will deliberate and decide on appropriate penalty and costs, pursuant to section 39 of the Act, after receiving submissions and any further evidence. The outcome will be made public once determined by the Panel.

Inquiries should be directed to media@bccnm.ca​​.