Medical malpractice

Court affirms suspension of doctor who allegedly issued COVID vaccine exemption to high-risk patient

Court affirms suspension of doctor who allegedly issued COVID vaccine exemption to high-risk patient

Suspension order is the least restrictive order available to protect the public: Divisional Court

Doctor's undertaking to take course on patient interactions following complaint reasonable: board

Doctor's undertaking to take course on patient interactions following complaint reasonable: board

Patient complained about gynaecologist's unprofessional communication

Unnecessary to call code blue while patient had pulse and already in ICU: medical review board

Unnecessary to call code blue while patient had pulse and already in ICU: medical review board

Parents of deceased patient also complained of inappropriate medication, communication

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 findings in trial, but overall decision 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