Product details

Publisher: 
Carswell
Practice area: 
Health & environmental
Jurisdiction: 
Ontario
Publication date: 
2008-11-28
ISBN: 
9780779814671
Carswell

Public Health Law and Practice in Ontario: Health Protection and Promotion Act

Availability: In Stock

This book is the essential guide to public health law practice and procedure in Ontario. It is an indispensable resource for both health professionals and lawyers who are called upon to interpret public health legislation on a daily basis, and features all essential legislation, case law, case commentaries, and precedents necessary for a complete understanding of public health law in this province.

Topics covered include:

  • A historical overview
  • Jurisdiction
  • Roles and responsibilities
  • Negligence of public health authorities under the HPPA
  • Appeals to the Health Services Appeal Review Board
  • Community health protection
  • Privacy considerations
  • Communicable disease control
  • Mandatory health programs and services
  • Enforcement

Appendices include a fully annotated HPPA, § 13, decision chart, and precedent orders. It comes with a CD-ROM setting out, in fully-searchable format, the full-text of all decisions cited.

Carswell

Public Health Law and Practice in Ontario: Health Protection and Promotion Act

Availability: In Stock

Description

This book is the essential guide to public health law practice and procedure in Ontario. It is an indispensable resource for both health professionals and lawyers who are called upon to interpret public health legislation on a daily basis, and features all essential legislation, case law, case commentaries, and precedents necessary for a complete understanding of public health law in this province.

Topics covered include:

  • A historical overview
  • Jurisdiction
  • Roles and responsibilities
  • Negligence of public health authorities under the HPPA
  • Appeals to the Health Services Appeal Review Board
  • Community health protection
  • Privacy considerations
  • Communicable disease control
  • Mandatory health programs and services
  • Enforcement

Appendices include a fully annotated HPPA, § 13, decision chart, and precedent orders. It comes with a CD-ROM setting out, in fully-searchable format, the full-text of all decisions cited.