DDO Health Law Update

December 6, 2019: 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. Bill 138, Plan to Build Ontario Together Act, 2019 has been referred to the Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs.

 

Proposed and Approved Regulations

 

No new and approved regulations of interest.

 

Ontario Newsroom

 

New Huron Perth and Area Ontario Health Team to Provide Better Connected Care for Patients

New Ottawa Ontario Health Team to Provide Better Connected Care for Patients

New All Nations Health Partners Ontario Health Team to Provide Better Connected Care for Patients

New Burlington Ontario Health Team to Provide Better Connected Care for Patients

New Connected Care Halton Ontario Health Team to Provide Better Connected Care for Patients

New Toronto East Ontario Health Team to Provide Better Connected Care for Patients

New North York Ontario Health Team to Provide Better Connected Care for Patients

 

Articles of Interest

 

Ontario Health Teams

Provincial government announces Ottawa Health Team, first in Ontario

 

Healthcare

Ontario considering ban on flavoured vape products: health minister

How red tape prevented this Toronto man from getting a health care for a year

How one Ontario hospital persuades loved ones of nearly all suitable deceased donors to donate patients’ organs