Our Health Law Practice provides comprehensive legal services to hospitals, health authorities and private sector health care clients.
Our representation of healthcare clients in defending against professional negligence claims and in regulatory matters is extensive.
Our healthcare litigation team has considerable experience defending hospitals and nurses in medical malpractice claims. Our lawyers also regularly advise health authorities on quality assurance matters, freedom of information requests and patient confidentiality issues.
Our representation of healthcare professionals extends across the healthcare sector to physiotherapists, massage therapists, occupational therapists, chiropractors, optometrists, acupuncturists, nutritionists and pharmacists. In addition to acting directly for professionals, we also act for various regulatory colleges. Representative experience includes college complaints and civil and human rights matters dealing with an array of allegations including sexual misconduct, harassment, failure to obtain consent, medical records management, fraudulent billing, improper advertising and improper infection controls.