August 6, 2019: A weekly scan of new legislation and regulations important to the Ontario health sector, as well as articles of interest.




The Ontario Legislature has adjourned until October 28, 2019.


Proposed and Approved Regulations


No new and approved regulations of interest.


Ontario Newsroom


Ontario Taking Immediate Action to improve Long-Term Care System


DDO Blogs


Long-Term Care Home System Strained but Not Broken: Summary of the LTC Homes Inquiry Report


Articles of Interest


Ontario Health Teams

View the full list of teams: Ontario Health Teams web page.



Capital One data breach hits about 6 million people in Canada, 100 million in US

Canada’s privacy commissioner opens investigation into Capital One data breach



Ontario doctor with history of fraud, misconduct resigns, will not practice in province again

Inside an Ontario fentanyl trafficking ring involving a doctor and a pharmacist

Toronto neurosurgeon who murdered wife to face disciplinary charges

Greed, betrayal and medical misconduct at North York General



Will Artificial Intelligence improve health care for everyone?