The Quality of Care Information Protection Act, 2004, which is Schedule B of Bill 31, will come into force on November 1, 2004. This paper was presented at a joint Borden Ladner Gervais, HIROC and Ontario Hospital Association conference held on June 7-8, 2004 and specifically addresses the impact of the QCIPA and the protection for quality assurance review activities.

type Ontario’s New Health Privacy Legislation: i) Quality Assurance Reviews - An Update: Quality of Care Information Protection Act, 2004