May 12, 2014
By Valerie Massie
11:15 AM ET | Mark Spector
GUEST – Marc Spector, lawyer and partner with the firm Steinecke Maciura Leblanc in Toronto
TOPIC – The Top Trends in Professional Regulation.
INFO – Marc will discuss the following …
-New and emerging healthcare professions.
-How it takes about 10 years from initial concept to a new regulatory college opening its doors.
-Why some professions didn’t succeed in forming colleges (i.e., paramedics, dental assistants).
-A decade ago Ontario lagged behind other provinces in terms of the regulatory environment and then surged ahead. Now the pendulum is going back again.
-As with Marc’s first visit, he can continue the discussion on rogue healthcare practitioners, illegal use of the term’ doctor’, etc.