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Since the 1960's, Field Law has represented clients in all areas of health care, acting for many hospitals and professional associations within the health care industry. This particular industry is constantly evolving and increasingly complex. The lawyers in the Health Practice Group are dedicated to staying informed and educated about the many medical-legal issues surrounding this practice area.

Field Law’s extensive experience in advising hospital boards and representing health care institutions and professionals permits us to remain one step ahead of all arising issues in the health care industry. We provide a wide range of services to our clients including:

  • Defence work in malpractice claims and professional discipline disputes
  • Development and revision of hospital policies, procedures and bylaws
  • Representation in litigation, both in court and outside the courtroom
  • Negotiation regarding Alternate Funding Plans (AFPs)
  • Advice on information access and privacy issues as well as representing health care organizations in privacy commission investigations, hearings and appeals
  • Issues pertaining to medical staff bylaws and privileges
  • Representation of hospitals before the Hospital Privileges Appeal Board
  • Hospital / medical staff relations
  • Corporate organization and issues
  • Construction issues
  • Environmental matters
  • Labour and employment law
  • Professional regulatory law
  • Personal services, including taxation and professional incorporation
  • Advice on legislative developments and legal trends