June 14, 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.

 

Ontario Newsroom

Ontario ending hallway health care in Etobicoke with hospital expansion

 

Articles of Interest

 

Cannabis

OCS calls out for cannabis edibles, extracts producers

 

Ontario Health Teams 

OHT: Ontario Government rethinking numbers as more than 150 groups vying to deliver care

 

Health Care 

Ontario health minister announces hospital, EMS funding for transport of sick newborns

‘Dramatic’ doubling of teens visiting Ontario ERS with self-harm injuries

‘New 18 now is 28′: How screens delay teens’ emotional maturity

 

Artificial Intelligence

Toronto hospital to use AI, data science to understand mental health

 

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