Ontario's Highway Traffic Act (HTA) was amended to include new provisions for reporting of potentially unsafe drivers that addressed both mandatory and discretionay reporting for certain healthcare practitioners...
When Ontario’s Protecting Patients Act, 2017 was passed into law on May 30, 2017, it made amendments to the Regulated Health Professions Act, 1991 (RHPA).
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The need to address access to care for people with MSK conditions is growing.
The Ministries of Children and Youth Services, Health and Long-Term Care, and Education posted a March 2018 Update to the Integrated Rehabilitation Services section of the Special Needs Strategy website.
On March 6, 2018, the Ontario government passed Rowan's Law (Concussion Safety), 2017 positioning the province as a national leader in concussion management and prevention by establishing mandatory requirements that call for:
With this expansion, Ontario now supports programs at more than 300 Seniors Active Living Centres across the province.
On March 28, 2018, Finance Minister, Charles Sousa introduced Budget 2018, A Plan for Care and Opportunity.
Further to inquiries regarding how regulated and unregulated health care providers are paid for their services under the Professional Services Guideline (PSG)...
The Financial Services Commission of Ontario (FSCO) has released a revised Attendant Care Hourly Rate Guideline, which comes into effect April 14, 2018.
The vision for the health care system in Ontario is a higher performing, better connected, more integrated and patient-centred system for patients and care providers.
On March 21, 2018, Premier Wynne announced her government’s commitment to invest $2.1 billion over 4 years to support and enrich mental health services and the province’s mental health system to meet the needs of Ontarians.