Medical Technologists

Our firm will work with medical laboratory technologists and medical radiation technologists who face regulatory issues at the College of Medical Laboratory Technologists of Ontario (“CMLTO”) and the College of Medical Radiation Technologists of Ontario (“CMRTO”), respectively.  We will assist medical laboratory technologists and medical radiation technologists on the following regulatory issues:

  • Advising on issues related to the Regulated Health Professions Act, the Medical Laboratory Technology Act, 1991, and the Medical Radiation Technology Act, 1991, as well as both Colleges’ Standards of Practice and Practice Guidelines;
  • Working with medical laboratory technologists and medical radiation technologists to respond to allegations of professional misconduct;
  • Responding to various inquiries at the CMLTO and CMRTO, including drafting responses to complaints that are reviewed by a panel of the Inquiries, Complaints and Reports Committee (“ICRC”) of the relevant College;
  • Advocating on behalf of medical laboratory technologists and medical radiation technologists at discipline hearings;
  • Assisting with registration applications;
  • Representing medical laboratory technologists and medical radiation technologists in appeals before the Health Professions Appeal and Review Board (“HPARB”) (e.g. where a decision of the ICRC has been made);
  • Assisting with fitness to practice matters;
  • Reporting past history, including criminal charges and findings of guilt, to the CMLTO or the CMRTO; and
  • Advising medical laboratory technologists and medical radiation technologists on other practice issues that may arise, including quality assurance, employment and contractual issues, unauthorized practice, and privacy and confidentiality.

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Responding To Complaints At The College Of Medical Laboratory Technologists Of Ontario And The College Of Medical Radiation Technologists Of Ontario