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HTMLOntario Government Re-Introduces Broader Public Sector Accountability Legislation Affecting Health Sector Organizations
Meghan Lindo; Borden Ladner Gervais LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
December 5, 2014, previously published on November 20, 2014
On July 8, 2014, the Ontario government re-introduced Bill 8, formerly Bill 179, which proposes to amend several laws affecting health sector organizations. If enacted, Bill 8 will expand government oversight of broader public sector organizations including hospitals, community care access...

 

HTMLVanessa’s Law: What It Means for the Canadian Drug and Medical Device Industries
Sara Zborovski; Davis LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
December 3, 2014, previously published on November 13, 2014
Shhh, can you hear that? That’s the stamp of approval on a new era in Canadian drug and device regulation.

 

HTMLSix Considerations For Employers Faced With The Ebola Virus Or Other Infectious Diseases
Sean J. Kirby; Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
December 1, 2014, previously published on November 4, 2014
As the Ebola virus has spread to a second city in the United States, and with the potential for additional cities to be affected, many businesses are faced with the difficult task of determining how to properly handle their workforce in the face of such an epidemic. While there are many concerns...

 

HTML"Right to Try" Becomes a Reality in Michigan
Jennifer B. Van Regenmorter; Foster, Swift, Collins & Smith, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
November 28, 2014, previously published on November 13, 2014
On Friday, October 17, Governor Rick Snyder signed the Right to Try Act, which allows patients to try experimental drugs and other treatments before they have been approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The law gives patients with advanced illnesses access to drugs that successfully...

 

HTMLFrom the Desk of the HR Manager, October 2014
McCarthy Tetrault LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
November 28, 2014, previously published on November 4, 2014
The Conference will open with a plenary discussion of Mental Health in the Workplace. As society works to remove the stigma associated with mental health issues, employers grapple with how to identify, address and manage such issues in the workplace. In this session, Paul Boniferro, myself and...

 

HTMLPutting on Purple this November: Recognizing Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month
Kimberly Barone Barone Baden; Motley Rice;
Legal Alert/Article
November 28, 2014, previously published on November 3, 2014
Pancreatic cancer might not have the same name recognition as breast or colon cancer, but of the top 25 cancer killers today, it’s the only one with a five-year survival rate at six percent. Add to this that more than 45,000 United States citizens are diagnosed with this intrusive disease...

 

HTMLThree Tips to Start a Conversation on the Challenges of Aging
Norman ("Gene") E. Richards; Foster, Swift, Collins & Smith, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
November 28, 2014, previously published on November 14, 2014
Adult children and aging parents agree that it is important to discuss how aging impacts the parents' independence. Many, however, find it difficult to initiate, much less have, a meaningful conversation on this subject. A conversation about reduced independence can be emotionally charged,...

 

HTMLDo You Have A Health Plan Identifier?
Jeffrey D. Smith; Fisher & Phillips LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
November 28, 2014, previously published on November 3, 2014
With great focus on healthcare reform, you may have missed a current requirement for health plans to apply for and obtain a Health Plan Identifier (HPID). This requirement does not come from the Affordable Care Act, but rather the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA)....

 

HTMLWhen to Seek Help to Avoid Planning Mistakes
Norman ("Gene") E. Richards; Foster, Swift, Collins & Smith, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
November 28, 2014, previously published on October 22, 2014
Senior adults face many challenges to their health and financial security. Some of these problems can be resolved in the family but many of those self-help decisions can hurt the family financially. Seeking advice from elder law attorneys can help you be secure in your decisions and bring you peace...

 

HTMLHHS Addresses Treatment of Same-Sex Spouses under HIPAA
Nicole E. Stratton; Foster, Swift, Collins & Smith, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
November 28, 2014, previously published on October 28, 2014
Last month, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”) Office for Civil Rights (“OCR”) issued guidance addressing the treatment of same-sex spouses under the HIPAA Privacy Rule in light of the Supreme Court’s decision in United States v. Windsor.

 


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