599. Further investigations.

Before holding any hearing1, the conduct and competence committee2 may carry out such investigations or seek such advice or assistance as it sees fit and, in particular, may3: (1) ask the health professional4 to provide a written description of his practice5; (2) inspect a sample of the health professional's patient or client records6; (3) invite the health professional to take a test of competence7; or (4) interview the complainant8, the health professional and any person nominated by the health professional9