October 4, 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

 

Privacy Officer training at Vantage Venues October 17th register today!

In development’ health teams on cusp of approval

No Time for Downtime: 5 Ways to Overcome Data Deluge

 

Government and Health Care Industry Newsroom

Ontario Expanding Hospital Emergency Department in Geraldton

 

Articles of Interest

 

Health Care

Changes to OHIP take effect: What you need to know

Wax in your ears? A visit to the doctor’s office will now cost you in Ontario

Ontario growing as hallway healthcare continues at Sudbury hospital

LHSC planning to close 49 beds at two locations to deal with deficit

 

Privacy

Here’s what we know about the ransomware that hit 3 Ontario hospitals