Medical malpractice

More than half a million dollars in costs awarded to victims of abuse in mental health institution

More than half a million dollars in costs awarded to victims of abuse in mental health institution

Mixed results in trial, but overall result was in favour of plaintiffs: Ontario Court of Appeal

Loss of the notes by College of Physicians and Surgeons not reason to stay proceedings: tribunal

Loss of the notes by College of Physicians and Surgeons not reason to stay proceedings: tribunal

Disciplinary proceedings initiated for alleged medical billing fraud

Court affirms tribunal decision revoking doctor’s licence over sexual abuse claim

Court affirms tribunal decision revoking doctor’s licence over sexual abuse claim

Doctor's conduct made penalty of revocation mandatory, court says

Ontario discipline tribunal reinstates doctor who sexually abused female patient

Ontario discipline tribunal reinstates doctor who sexually abused female patient

Satisfied requirements set out in Medicine Act to obtain new certificate of registration

Doctor gets 12-month suspension for providing treatment, prescribing medication to ex-lover

Doctor gets 12-month suspension for providing treatment, prescribing medication to ex-lover

Defendant breached policy on 'treatment of persons close to the clinician,' tribunal said

Ontario court affirms decision finding schizophrenic patient incapable of giving informed consent

Ontario court affirms decision finding schizophrenic patient incapable of giving informed consent

Patient failed to appreciate manifestations of his mental condition: court