Transitional Council of the College of Homeopaths of Ontario
Regulation - LGIC
Bill or Act:
Homeopathy Act, 2007
Summary of Decision:
The above mentioned regulation was filed on January 25, 2013. The regulation was filed as O. Reg. 32/13. The regulation was published on e-laws on January 29, 2013 and will be published in the Ontario Gazette on February 9, 2013.
September 12, 2011
Summary of Proposal:
Under the Regulated Health Professions Act, 1991 (RHPA) and the Homeopathy Act, 2007, the transitional Council of the College of Homeopaths of Ontario (transitional Council) will be, among other things, responsible for making regulations respecting the self-regulating profession of homeopathy in Ontario.
Under these Acts, the transitional Council may make regulations on a variety of subject matters, including quality assurance (QA), subject to the prior review of the Minister of Health and Long-Term Care and the approval of the Lieutenant Governor in Council.
Each health regulatory college is required, under the Health Professions Procedural Code to have a QA regulation that establishes a QA program.
Summary of Regulation
The transitional Council's Quality Assurance Regulation made under the Homeopathy Act, 2007, sets out the mandatory Quality Assurance program for homeopaths.
The regulation establishes the core components of the QA program, which include:
· Continuing Education and Professional Development; and
· Peer and Practice Assessment
The regulation creates the framework for member participation in the program and the procedural rules for ensuring the fairness of the program.
For further information please contact the transitional Council directly at the address below.
Address: 163 Queen St. East, 4th Floor, Toronto, ON M5A 1S1
January 25, 2013