Amending O. Reg. 107/96 (Controlled Acts) made under the Regulated Health Professions Act, 1991 (RHPA)
Regulation - Minister
Bill or Act:
Summary of Decision:
The above mentioned regulation was filed on March 28, 2014. The regulation was filed as O. Reg 87/14. The regulation was published on e-laws on March 28, 2014 and will be published in the Ontario Gazette on April 12, 2014.
December 12, 2013
Summary of Proposal:
Amendments to O. Reg. 107/96 (Controlled Acts) made under the RHPA were made to support amendments to Part VII (Prescribed Procedures) of O. Reg. 596/94 (General) made under the Respiratory Therapy Act, 1991. The amendment exempts respiratory therapists from the prohibition on performing the controlled act of ?putting an instrument, hand or finger into an artificial opening into the body? for purposes of performing tracheostomy tube changes, subject to specified conditions.
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March 28, 2014