Carolyn Strom

Appeal Court quashes fine against Saskatchewan nurse who made critical Facebook post

Oct 6, 2020 | 7:47pm

Saskatchewan’s highest court has overruled a disciplinary decision and a $26,000 fine levied against a nurse who criticized her grandfather’s care on Facebook. The Saskatchewan Registered Nurses Association had made a finding of professional misconduct against Carolyn Strom, a registered nurse from Prince Albert. “Criticism of the health-care system is manifestly in the public interest,” […]

Nurse’s battle over $26K fine for Facebook comments heads to Sask. Appeal Court

Sep 17, 2019 | 3:25pm

A lawyer for a Saskatchewan nurse who was disciplined for criticizing her grandfather’s care on Facebook says the decision to punish her was based on numerous legal errors. Carolyn Strom was found guilty of professional misconduct by the Saskatchewan Registered Nurses Association in 2016 and fined $26,000. She’s appearing before the Saskatchewan Appeal Court and […]