September 20, 2019: A weekly scan of new legislation and regulations important to the Ontario health sector, as well as articles of interest.

 

Bills

 

The Ontario Legislature has adjourned until October 28, 2019.

 

Proposed and Approved Regulations

 

There are no new and approved regulations of interest.

 

DDO News and Training

DDO Health Law Privacy Officer Training – Early Bird Special!

 

Government and Health Care Industry Newsroom

Ontario Supporting Hospital Expansion in Uxbridge

Ontario funding hospice beds in Elgin Region

Ontario Supporting Addictions Treatment and Recovery in North Bay

 

Articles of Interest

 

OHT

Dream of new OHT for kids/ More time to be a mom to son with complex health issues

 

Health Care

Ontario needs more data before further regulating vaping, says health minister

Ontario teen was on life-support after respiratory illness linked to vaping

Opinion: Ontario hospitals are prepared to make health team model work

Ontario health-care workers’ pension has up to 430M at stake in Danish tax dispute

 

Professionalism and Misconduct

Ontario doctor suspended for 14 months for showing naked selfies to female patients