This physiotherapist can perform the following activities:
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* All registered physiotherapists have a set of minimum terms, conditions and limitations on their certificates of registration to ensure that they are legally able to work in Canada; that they have enough practice hours to maintain their clinical skills: and that require them to be tested periodically to ensure they understand the rules that govern practice.
On January 23, 2020, the Inquiries, Complaints and Reports Committee (ICRC) referred a matter involving Usama Ragheb to the Discipline Committee for a hearing. The dates for the hearing will be posted once they have been confirmed. Once completed, a summary of the Discipline Committee’s decision will be posted on the Public Register and the decision will be made available on Canlii (www.canlii.org).
1. At all material times Usama Safwat Louis Ragheb (“Mr. Ragheb”) was a physiotherapist registered with the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario.
2. On or about January 23 and 25, 2019, Mr. Ragheb engaged in professional misconduct within the meaning of the following paragraphs of section 1 of the Professional Misconduct Regulation, O. Reg. 388/08:
a. paragraph 1 (failing to maintain the standards of practice of the profession);
b. paragraph 10 (sexual abuse of a patient);
c. paragraph 18 (engaging in conduct or performing an act relevant to the practice of the profession that, having regard to all the circumstances, would reasonably be regarded by members as disgraceful, dishonourable or unprofessional);
d. paragraph 26 (failing to keep records in accordance with the standards of practice of the profession).
3. On or about January 23 and 25, 2019, Mr. Ragheb committed an act of professional misconduct under ss. 1(3), 1(4) and s.51(1)(b.1) of the Health Professions Procedural Code, which is Schedule 2 to the Regulated Health Professions Act, 1991, S.O. 1991, c.18 (the “Code”) in that he engaged in sexual abuse of a patient.
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