Bijanzadeh, Mojgan

Hearing dates: Feb. 11, 2019, Feb. 12, 2019, Feb. 13, 2019, Feb. 14, 2019, Feb. 15, 2019

Summary of Allegations

As a result of a referral by the Inquiries, Complaints and Reports Committee, it is alleged that Ms. Bijanzadeh, while engaged in the practice of pharmacy at the Pharmasave Inverhouse Pharmacy in Mississauga, Ontario, committed professional misconduct in that she

  • Failed to exercise appropriate professional diligence with respect to the dispensing of narcotics, which resulted in her filling forged prescriptions purportedly written by [Physician A]. and/or [Physician B] without making appropriate inquiries

In particular, it is alleged that she

  • Failed to maintain a standard of practice of the profession
  • Contravened the Act, the Drug and Pharmacies Regulation Act, the Regulated Health Professions Act, 1991, or the regulations under those Acts, and in particular, section 155 of the Drug and Pharmacies Regulation Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. H.4, as amended, and/or section 40 of O.Reg. 58/11, R.S.O. 1990, c.H.4
  • Contravened a federal or provincial law or municipal by-law with respect to the distribution, sale or dispensing of any drug or mixture of drugs, and in particular, section 31 of the Narcotic Control Regulations, C.R.C., c.1041, as amended, under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, S.C. 1996, c. 19, as amended
  • Engaged in conduct or performed an act 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