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Consent

April 13, 2018

means consent to treatment as defined in the Health Care Consent Act, 1996, SO 1996, c 2, Sched A. According to section 11(1) of the Health Care Consent Act, 1996, the following are the required elements for consent to treatment:

  • The consent must relate to the treatment.
  • The consent must be informed.
  • The consent must be given voluntarily.
  • The consent must not be obtained through misrepresentation or fraud.