June 3, 2020
The Lieutenant Governor in Council makes the Nursing Homes General Amendment Regulation set out in the attached Appendix.
Nursing Homes Act
NURSING HOMES GENERAL
1 The Nursing Homes General Regulation (AR 232/85) is amended by this Regulation.
2 Section 1 is amended
(a) by adding the following after clause (f):
(f.1) “nurse practitioner” means a regulated member registered on the nurse practitioner register under the Registered Nurses Profession Regulation (AR 232/2005);
(b) by adding the following after clause (h):
(h.1) “regulated member” means a regulated member as defined in the Health Professions Act;
3 Section 2(f) is amended by striking out “physician” and substituting “regulated member”.
4 Section 11(2) is amended by adding “or nurse practitioner” after “attending physician” wherever it occurs.
5 This Regulation has effect on August 15, 2020.