Ordering & Initiating Diagnostic Tests or Investigations

Medical Directive ID: 
Lead Contact Person: 
Dawn Kruk
Physician/Nurse Lead: 
Dr. Sonny Cejic
Dr. Jo-Anne Hammond
Family Medicine - Byron Family Medical Centre
Family Medicine - Victoria Family Medical Centre
Approval By: 
Medical Advisory Committee
Original Effective Date: 
Wednesday, February 15, 2012
Revised Date: 
Thursday, September 15, 2016
To Be Reviewed Date: 
Sunday, September 15, 2019
This Medical Directive Applies to the following sites: 
This Medical Directive Applies to the following patient population: 

Registered Nurses (RN), Registered Practical Nurses (RPN’s) and NP’s  in the Byron Family Medical Centre (BFMC) and Victoria Family Medical Centre (VFMC) may order and initiate the following “point of care” and “routine health screening” Diagnostic Tests and Investigations including:


Order #1: Pulmonary Function Tests

Order #2: Medical Imaging (Routine Health Screening)

Order #3: Pregnancy Tests

Order #4: Diabetic Tests

Order #4: Miscellaneous Diagnostic Tests

Order #5: Tuberculosis Skin Test (TBT)


(See list of all diagnostic tests under the “Indications and Contraindications” section of this directive)


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SurnameKnown ByDate Signed
BhimaniMunsifMar 15 2016 06:52:30:700AM
CejicSonnyJun 12 2015 11:09:07:413AM
CooksonChristinaApr 29 2016 09:13:11:487AM
DalesLaurenceJul 16 2015 03:43:04:553PM
FreemanTomMar 12 2018 03:15:46:410PM
GrushkaDanielJun 16 2015 08:54:08:650PM
HammondJo-AnneJun 12 2015 06:58:20:300AM
JordanJohnJun 13 2015 03:52:58:033PM
KimGeorgeJun 17 2015 10:01:45:257PM
McKayScottJun 21 2015 09:01:45:457AM
McKeoughNancyJul 20 2015 06:53:53:113PM
Pawelec-BrzychczyAnnaJul 6 2015 12:23:45:960PM
ValiquetStaceyAug 31 2015 10:34:05:353AM
WetmoreStephenJun 12 2015 06:30:06:623AM
WickettJamieJun 30 2015 09:50:25:360AM