August 10, 2018: A weekly scan of new legislation and regulations important to the Ontario health sector, as well as articles of interest.

Bills

 

None of interest (unless zebra mussels are of interest to you – then lots).

 

Approved Regulations

 

No regulatory proposals and no new approved regulations.

 

Articles of Interest

 

Ontario has a psychiatrist shortage and needs to solve it to stop a mental health crisis: report

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The Saudi-Canada crisis will damage people’s health

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Organizations have a duty to keep personal health information secure

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The patient experience in Ontario 2020: What is possible?

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LGBTQ seniors fear renewed discrimination in long-term care

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Appeal court ends secrecy of payments to Ontario’s top-billing doctors

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Tory staffers continue to use applause to drown out reporters’ questions

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What’s happening in our city this weekend:

Things to do this weekend in Toronto

 

“We are going to celebrate life”: Taste of the Danforth marks 25th year in wake of deadly shooting

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