Health Law

Reynolds Mirth Richards & Farmer LLP has an extensive health care practice. Our clients include government agencies, regional health authorities, provincial boards, voluntary and private for-profit and not-for-profit health care providers, professional associations, acute care facilities, continuing care facilities, supportive housing, and other related facilities.

Our lawyers bring unique and valuable experience to this area. For example, prior to entering law, Shelly Chamaschuk progressed from laboratory technologist to regional coordinator for the Capital Health Authority’s Department of Laboratory Medicine.

The advice we provide includes:

  • alternative payment plans and funding arrangements
  • clinical trial agreements and related issues
  • construction and financing
  • contractual matters
  • corporate governance and management
  • dispute resolution
  • environmental law issues
  • Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act issues
  • Health Information Act issues
  • human rights issues
  • intellectual property
  • labour and employment
  • legislation: advising on, drafting and interpretation
  • medical research issues
  • medical staff issues and bylaw development
  • patient care, consent and treatment issues
  • policy development
  • risk management
  • strategic alliances and partnering
  • transfer of hospital operations