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Changes to legislation to protect and support patients

09 September 2016

Ontario is taking concrete action to uphold and reinforce a zero tolerance policy on sexual abuse of patients by any regulated health professional. For more information, click here.

Members: keep your profiles updated

08 September 2016

The CMLTO’s Annual Registration Renewal Notice will be sent by letter mail to members at their current addresses in late October. Online renewal will be available from November 1 to December 31, 2016. 
Please review and update your profile as necessary. If you have recently moved, remember to change your mailing address by visiting www.cmlto-onlineservices.com by September 30, 2016.

PHOL Labstract: tuberculosis and mycobacteriology

29 August 2016

For healthcare providers:
Effective August 29, 2016, the Public Health Ontario Laboratory (PHOL) will identify the subspecies of all new patient isolates of Mycobacterium abscessus (M. abscessus ssp abscessus, M. abscessus spp bolletii, and M. abscessus ssp. massilense) using a new molecular testingalgorithm, and will identify mutations in two targets that are predictive of macrolide resistance.
To learn more, click here (PDF). 

image of medical laboratory technologist at microscope