News Updates

Apr 30, 2018

New Provisions to Protect Patients from Sexual Abuse in Force on May 1, 2018

On May 30, 2017, the Ontario government passed the Protecting Patients Act, 2017, (Bill 87) making a variety of changes to the regulation of health professions in the province, primarily in relation to protecting patients from sexual abuse.

If you ever have questions or concerns about your interaction with patients and appropriate boundaries or sexual abuse, please read the Boundaries and Sexual Abuse Standard or contact the College Practice Advisor to discuss your unique situation or concern at advice@collegept.org or call or 647-484-8800 or 1-800-583-5885.

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