Posted 15 January 2018
Dr. Doochul Shin has signed a memorandum of agreement and understanding (MAU) acknowledging concerns that his professionalism and ethical behaviour in the context of dentist/staff boundaries were not in keeping with the standards expected in B.C. This has resulted in a condition being placed on his practice that he will not be alone with any female employee in a clinical setting without a second employee being present and will not take any female employee into his private office unless accompanied by another employee.
The MAU requires Dr. Shin to agree to:
The Inquiry Committee considered this to be a serious matter under the Health Professions Act, and for this reason, ordered that a summary be published pursuant to section 39.3 of the Act.
View Dr. Shin's signed MAU (redacted PDF)