Rozmin Mediratta is a lawyer at Wise Health Law. She advises and represents health care professionals and organizations in a variety of matters, including College complaints, lawsuits, consent and capacity proceedings, and privacy matters.
Rozmin has a long-standing interest in the health care industry and the complex legal framework within which her clients practice. She is as comfortable reviewing health records as she is analyzing case law. In short, health law is her calling.
Rozmin appreciates what’s at stake for her clients and she is unapologetic in their defence. She cuts to the chase with practical, inspired solutions so that they can get back to what they do best: health care.
Medico-Legal Society of Toronto (MLST) – Co-Founder of the Young Practitioners’ Committee
Research Ethics Board, University Health Network (UHN) – Member Knowledgeable in Law
Ontario Bar Association (OBA) – Elder Law Section – Public Affairs Liaison;
Health Law Section – Member;
Administrative Law Section – Member
Canadian Bar Association
Cao-Huu v. Bachus et al., 2018 ONSC 1075 (CanLII)
- Successfully argued to have a 2012 dental negligence action dismissed for delay
Ontario (College of Massage Therapists of Ontario) v Registrant M, 2018 ONCMTO 12 (CanLII)
- Successfully defeated a motion by a regulatory college seeking an order to have the complainant testify by way of Skype at a discipline hearing
- https://www.wisehealthlaw.ca/blog/discipline-proceedings/facing-your-complainant-having-key-witnesses-testify-in-person-at-college-proceedings/ :
Butler v. Royal Victoria Hospital, 2018 ONCA 409 (CanLII)
- Appeared before the Ontario Court of Appeal as hospital counsel in a medical negligence case
Publications & Presentations
Co-Chair, Young Practitioners’ Committee of the Medico-Legal Society of Toronto, “Anatomy of a CPSO Complaint: Perspectives from MDs and Counsel” (June 2019)
Presenter, Medico-Legal Society of Toronto’s Annual Spring Bouquet, “Interim Suspensions under the Regulated Health Professions Act” (May 2019)
Co-Chair, Young Practitioners’ Committee of the Medico-Legal Society of Toronto, “Speed Mentorship: Tough Topics, Honest Advice” (October 2018)
Guest Lecturer, Western University (Faculty of Health Sciences), “Agenda Setting & Resource Allocation: A Case Study of Publicly Funding IVF in Ontario” (September 2017)
Author, The Western Journal of Legal Studies, “To Govern is to Choose: A Critique of Ontario’s New Plan to Publicly Fund In Vitro Fertilization” (April 2016)