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Mandates that a physician must prnounce a patient dead before the body is removed from the hospital

HOSPITAL ACT

2

Requires hospitals to maintain a patient register

Hospital Act

3

Lists reportable diseases

Public Health Act Regulations

4

Mandates the development and use of by-laws by hospitals

Hospital Act

5

Provides requirements for health information management departments for reporting births

Vital statistics Act

6

Allows the director of a mental institution to consent to treatment of its patients

Mental Health Act

7

Mandates that original documents must be on the health record

Hospital Act Regulations

8

Allows a committee to handle the business affairs of a patient declared incapable

Patient Property Act

9

Provides a legal basis for the donation of body parts after death

Human Tissue Gift Act

10

Outlines the requirements for considering a patient an "emancipated minor"

Infants Act

11

Provides requirements to hospitals for reporting deaths and fetal deaths

Vital Statistics Act

12

States the legal age of majority in B.C.

Age of Majority

13

Protects physicians who work on medical/hospital committees (3)

Hospital Act
Evidence Act
Health Professions Act

14

Gives power to WCB officers to examine witnesses (2)

Workers Compensation Act
Criminal Injury Compensation Act

15

A law enforcement officer may request a nurse to take a blood sample.

Motor Vehicle Act

16

Provides for nondisclosure of the names of the human tissue donors

Human Tissue Gift Act

17

Allows access to health records by BC College of Physicians and Surgeons

Hospital Act Regulations

18

Allows ICBC representatives to examine health records

Insurance (Vehicle) Act

19

Allows a certified true copy of a health record to be admitted in evidence in court (2)

Evidence Act
Hospital Act

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Allows Ministry of Health representatives to inspect hospital records

Hospital Act

21

Lists the types of deaths which must be reported to the coroner

Coroners Act

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Provides for the provision of a diagnosis upon admission of a patient to the hospital (2)

Hospital Act Regulations
Hospital Insurance Act & Regulations

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Defines fetal death

Vital Statistics Act

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Does not apply to legal matters covered by the Criminal Code of Canada

Limitations Act

25

States requirements for renewal of detention in cetain types of hositals

Mental Health Act

26

Defines "birth"

Vital Statistics Act

27

Outlines the age of consent for surgical treatment (3)

Age of Majority
Infants Act
Child, Family & Community Service Act

28

Provides a time limit of 6 years within which legal action must be taken (2)

Hospital Insurance Act
Limitations Act

29

Provides for application for compensation within 1 year

Criminal Injuries Compensation Act

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Allows an autopsy to be performed without the consent of the next-of-kin

Coroners Act