Discipline Decisions

Complaints & Discipline
Recent Decisions

The decision of the Discipline or Review Committee is provided promptly to the nurse, the complainant, the nurse’s employer(s), and the Association must give public notice of all suspensions and revocations.

Listed are notices of suspensions and revocations arising from Discipline or Review Committee decisions in the previous 12 months. To verify the registration status of any member, please contact the registrar.

Conditions Imposed

In a decision dated August 14, 2019, the NANB Discipline Committee found that Chandra Dawn Hume (former name Crouse), registration number 020792, demonstrated incompetence, professional misconduct, conduct unbecoming a member of the Association, a lack of judgment, a failure to adhere to the Code of Ethics, and a disregard for the welfare and safety of patients. The Committee reprimanded the Member for not adhering to the NANB Standards of Practice for Registered Nurses, the Standards for the Practice of Primary Health Care Nurse Practitioners, the Standards for the Therapeutic Nurse-Client Relationship, the Standards for Documentation, the Practice Standard: Medication Administration and the Code of Ethics for Registered Nurses.

The Discipline Committee ordered that the Member be eligible for a non-practicing membership for the sole purpose of undertaking a specified list of courses. Upon successful completion of the courses, the Member will be eligible to apply for a conditional registration. The Committee further ordered the Member to pay costs to NANB in the amount of $1,000 within 24 months of returning to the active practice of nursing.

August 14, 2019

Registration Suspended

On June 25, 2019, the NANB Complaints Committee suspended the registration of registrant number 026149 pending the outcome of a hearing before the Review Committee.

June 25, 2019

Registration Suspended

On June 21, 2019, the NANB Complaints Committee suspended the registration of registrant number 017629 pending the outcome of a hearing before the Review Committee.

June 21, 2019

Conditions Lifted

The conditions imposed on the registration of registrant number 018163 have been fulfilled and are hereby lifted effective June 14, 2019.

June 14, 2019

Registration Suspended

On June 12, 2019, the NANB Complaints Committee suspended the registration of Nicole Lyne Ruest (former name Daigle), registration number 026602, pending the outcome of a hearing before the Discipline Committee.

June 12, 2019