September 14, 2018: A weekly scan of new legislation and regulations important to the Ontario health sector, as well as articles of interest.

Bills

 

No new bills of interest.

 

Regulations

 

No new and approved regulations of interest.

 

Articles of Interest

 

Opioid

Ontario health care prescription requires its minister to show up

 

Marijuana

Canadians who smoke marijuana legally or work or invest in the industry will be barred from the US customs and border protection official

 

Health Care

Some doctors prescribe antibiotics much more often than others. Ontario is trying to find out why

 

Wettlaufer Inquiry

Wettlaufer inquiry resumes with testimony from expert on serial killer health-care workers

Wettlaufer inquiry learns of Ontario drug disposal process

Wettlaufer murders difficult to detect, expert tells nursing home inquiry

 

Professional Misconduct

Lawyer who oversaw Caledonia class action charged with fraud: police

 

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