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Oversight of Health Facilities and Devices Act, 2017

January 3rd, 2018|0 Comments

2017, passed Third Reading and received Royal Assent from the Lieutenant Governor in Council (LGIC). Part of Bill 160 is Schedule 9, the Oversight of Health Facilities and Devices Act (OHFDA) which when proclaimed into effect, will [...]

Review of Revised Federal Government Sprinkling Rules

January 3rd, 2018|0 Comments

The OAR’s accountancy firm, BDO Canada LLP is generously presenting a webinar tomorrow at noon (Friday, December 15th 12 EST that is available to all Ontario radiologists.  This is in response to the Finance Minister’s [...]

eHealth Ontario – Diagnostic Imaging

December 11th, 2017|0 Comments

The diagnostic imaging initiatives supported by eHealth Ontario include regional DI repositories, ENITS and DI common service. Picture archiving and communications systems (PACS) and DI repositories (DI-rs) are secure computer systems that contain patient radiology [...]

Independent Health Facilities

December 11th, 2017|0 Comments

Quality Assessment The College conducts quality assurance assessments of all Independent Health Facilities (IHFs). IHFs are licensed by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care and provide OHIP insured services, including services such as: In [...]

Listing of IHF Facilities

December 11th, 2017|0 Comments

The search function listed below provides access to a list of independent health facilities (IHF) licensed in the Province of Ontario under the Independent Health Facilities Act (IHFA). This search function allows for a search [...]

Ordering of a postpartum ultrasound by a midwife.

December 11th, 2017|0 Comments

The ministry has received inquiries regarding the section of the Schedule of Facility Fees for Independent Health Facilities which states that “Ultrasound for normal, complicated or high risk pregnancy (but not for the postpartum period) [...]