Awad, Boules

Hearing date: TBA

Summary of Allegations

As a result of a referral by the Inquiries, Complaints and Reports Committee, it is alleged that Mr. Awad, in or about the time period spanning October 2016 to February 2017, while engaged in the practice of pharmacy as owner, Designated Manager and/or dispensing pharmacist, committed professional misconduct in that he

  • Falsified pharmacy records relating to his practice in relation to claims made to the Ontario Drug Benefit Program on behalf of [Name] for one or more of certain identified prescriptions
  • Submitted false claims to the Ontario Drug Benefit Program on behalf of [Name] for one or more of certain identified prescriptions

In particular, it is alleged that he

  • Failed to maintain a standard of practice of the profession
  • Falsified records relating to his practice
  • Signed or issued, in his professional capacity, a document that he knew contained a false or misleading statement
  • Submitted an account or charge for services that he knew was false or misleading
  • Engaged in conduct or performed an act or acts relevant to the practice of pharmacy that, having regard to all the circumstances, would reasonably be regarded by members of the profession as disgraceful, dishonourable or unprofessional