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September 13, 2016

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Minister of Health and Long-Term Care Promises Legislative Changes Relating to Sexual Abuse

Lisa Spiegel

Health care professionals are prohibited from engaging in sexual acts, conduct, or behaviour with their patients. It is professional misconduct to engage in such conduct, which is defined as “sexual abuse” in the governing legislation[i]. The legislation attempts to impose...

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