- Automatic expungement trend gives clean slate to license applicants facing criminal background checks
- Board hid investigators’ actual caseload with fake data for Auditor
- Failure to cite professional code as evidence was error, but not fatal error
- Remote exam proctoring violates civil rights, California ACLU maintains
- FBI: Impostors posing as regulators threaten medical licensees nationwide with license suspension
- Case against board for refusal to retroactively renew license can continue
- Therapy degree is insufficient for general counseling license, but requiring degree to mention “counseling” is arbitrary
The Canadian government may soon be making changes to the law, taking power away from self-regulating bodies and giving it to Health Minister Eric Hoskins. Mr Hoskins (pictured) announced in December that the Liberal government would bring in changes to the Regulated Health Professions Act aimed at better protecting patients. One of the major changes proposed to that end is to expand the list of acts of sexual abuse that would lead to a mandatory revocation of a health professional’s license. Medical malpractice lawyer Paul . . .
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