On October 24, 2022 a panel of the Inquiry Committee approved a Consent Agreement between BCCNM and Allison Woodworth of Maple Ridge to address professional misconduct that occurred between September and December 2021. Ms. Woodworth violated Fraser Health policy, BCCNM Professional Standards, and Federal legislation when she recurrently mishandled narcotic medication. Ms. Woodworth admitted to the misconduct and has participated in remedial education to ensure safe handling and documentation of all medication in the future.
The Registrant has voluntarily agreed to terms equivalent to a limit and/or condition on their practice, including:
A suspension of their nursing registration for 1 week; and
Undertakes not to repeat the conduct specified above.
The Inquiry Committee is satisfied that the terms will protect the public.