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Drugs/Substances and Laboratory Tests – Consultation

The College is initiating a 90-day call for submissions to review the list of laboratory tests and schedules of substances authorized to naturopaths in Ontario.

Call for Nominations in District 3

The College is issuing a call for nominations in District 3 as part of the Supplemental Election. Interested individuals are invited to submit their Candidate Election Package by March 4, 2019.

Mandatory Patient Privacy Breach Reports due March 1

All health information custodians must report breaches to the Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario (IPC) each year.

Registration Renewal 2019

Annual registration renewal for 2019 is now open for all College Members. The renewal deadline is March 31, 2019 at 11:59 pm EST.

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Important information to keep you informed and up to date with the College and its activities.

2017-18 Annual Report

Our 2017/18 Annual Report is now available in both English and French. It includes trends, results and accomplishments from our last fiscal year spanning April 2017 - March 2018.

iNformeD Winter 2018-19

The winter 2018-19 issue of iNformeD highlights topics such as, Informed Consent, Registration Renewal 2019, Professional Liability Insurance, open volunteer positions and our new reader survey.

Complaints Process Infographic

Our new Complaints Process infographic outlines the course of a complaint from start to finish.

Andrew's Corner

The blog of the Registrar of the College of Naturopaths of Ontario is open to the public and members of the profession to participate in by reviewing and providing comments. Posts are listed below by topic covered.
Document Name
Can a Member Offer Discounts to Patients?72361683-dedc-43b7-8284-41c744b6fe852019-01-21 12:49:57 PM
Who Files Complaints?f61f4942-3cc4-406b-b0e3-a0646b08a35f2019-01-11 11:37:06 AM
Clarity on Cannabisb715797d-8fcd-48a9-bf0d-58e8ca1dc9df2019-01-09 11:06:28 AM
You received a complaint - now what?1e4fc5fd-c1eb-480a-b508-2f44e408257b2018-12-07 9:24:30 AM
Informed Consent - Giving the power back to the patientd9ab8ed3-c456-4b29-a953-c31479eee8632018-10-30 11:41:05 AM
Until Death Do Us Part4205173f-4808-40ca-b3c3-a239e4b6fe7f2018-07-11 9:17:47 AM

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