July 5, 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

 

No new and approved regulations of interest.

 

DDO Blogs

 

Procuring through a distributor: Set expectations early!

Drafting Research Funding Agreements

 

Ontario Newsroom

 

Ontario investing in expansion of the Ottawa Hospital

 

Articles of Interest

 

Health Care

Opinion: Ontario health quality will suffer under the Peoples Health Act

Opinion: Ontario Premier’s Council is getting it right on health care

 

Physicians

What next for Ontario’s top-billing doctors?

Of the 194 highest-billing doctors in Ontario, 54 are ophthalmologists. Why?

 

Privacy

Ontario privacy commissioner recommends updating laws to prepare for smart cities