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Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Mandatory Vaccination Policies Required for Ontario Retirement Homes

Lisa Corrente On August 17, 2021, Ontario’s Chief Medical Officer of Health issued Directive #6 pursuant to the Health Protection and Promotion Act mandating hospit...
Sep 1, 2021
Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Ontario Expands Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccination Policies For High-Risk Settings

Lisa Corrente On July 1, 2021, a Directive issued by the Minister of Long-Term Care pursuant to the Long-Term Care Homes Act, 2007 required Ontario long-term care h...
Aug 18, 2021
Torkin Manes LegalWatch

Has Your Home Updated its MAiD Policy? Recent Legal Developments in Medical Assistance in Dying

Lisa Corrente In 2015, the Supreme Court of Canada ruled in the Carter decision that sections of the Criminal Code which made it illegal for anyone, including a phy...
Jul 15, 2021
Article

The Advancing Oversight and Planning Ontario’s Health System Act, 2021; The Proposed Regulation of Personal Support Workers, Physician Assistants and Behaviour Analyst

Lindsay Kantor Risk Management in Canadian Health Care Every day, thousands of Ontarians receive vital care from unregulated health care providers including personal support workers (“PSWs”), physician ass...
Jun 23, 2021
Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Ontario Mandates COVID-19 Vaccination Policies for Long-Term Care Homes

Lisa Corrente Starting next month, all Ontario long-term care homes will be required to implement COVID-19 vaccination policies for their staff, students and volunt...
Jun 1, 2021
Torkin Manes LegalPoint

The Advancing Oversight and Planning Ontario’s Health System Act, 2021; The Proposed Regulation of Personal Support Workers, Physician Assistants and Behaviour Analysts

Lindsay Kantor Every day, thousands of Ontarians receive vital care from unregulated health care providers including personal support workers (“PSWs”), physician ass...
May 10, 2021
Presentation

Advanced Legal Issues in Healthcare Seminar

Robert Barbiero Robert Barbiero will conduct a 4 seminar course titled, "Advanced Legal Issues in Healthcare" from April to June 2021.
Mar 5, 2021
Feb 25, 2021
Torkin Manes LegalPoint

Dental Hygienists in Ontario Can Now Legally Treat Their Spouses

Lindsay Kantor As of October 8, 2020, dental hygienists in Ontario can legally treat their spouses as defined by law.
Oct 9, 2020
Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Ontario’s Long-Term Care COVID-19 Commission Launched Today

Lisa Corrente and David M. Golden Today, the Provincial Government launched an independent commission to investigate the spread of COVID-19 within long-term care homes, including how r...
Jul 29, 2020
Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

COVID-19 Insurance and Healthcare Considerations

Cody F. Dolgay The Canadian health and long term care industries have been hit particularly hard by COVID-19. It would appear that this has not gone unnoticed by ins...
Jul 8, 2020
Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Brave New World: A Lawyer’s Suggestions for Dentists in the COVID-19 Era

Neil M. Abramson Oral Health In merely a few short months, life as we know it has changed dramatically. Since the beginning of the COVID‑19 pandemic, the way in which we do virtua...
Jun 29, 2020
Presentation

Emerging From the Crisis: Understanding the Impact on Health Law

Neil M. Abramson Speaker, OBA Health Law Section Neil Abramson, of our Health Law Group, spoke at the OBA Health Law Section program on June 10th titled "Emerging From the Crisis: Understanding the I...
Jun 10, 2020
Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Dentistry in the COVID Era: How to Stay Safe and Stay in Practice

Neil M. Abramson Oral Health The worldwide COVID-19 pandemic has dramatically altered the ways in which society operates as a whole. For the time being, large public gatherings ar...
May 29, 2020
Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

COVID-19 Prompts Another Examination into Long-Term Care

David M. Golden and Lisa Corrente Today, the Ontario government announced that it is launching an independent Commission into the province’s long-term care system. According to the Mi...
May 19, 2020
Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Chiropractors and COVID-19 – Advertising Complaints are on the Rise

Robert Barbiero While many sectors in Ontario are closed as a result of COVID-19, the College of Chiropractors of Ontario (the “CCO”) continues to diligently regulate...
May 11, 2020
Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Practicing Pharmacy During the COVID-19 Pandemic: What You Need to Know

Lindsay Kantor In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, many elements of healthcare have been forcibly put on hold. However, ensuring that all members of the public hav...
May 4, 2020
Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Nursing in the Time of COVID-19

Lindsay Kantor Navigating relationships with a self-regulatory body can be difficult even during “normal” circumstances. It is already trite to say that the circumst...
Apr 24, 2020
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