Medical Malpractice

Changes to the BC Limitation Act and Malpractice Law in B.C.

November 1, 2019

Generally, an individual must start a medical malpractice lawsuit within two years of when the malpractice occurred. This is called the basic limitation period and set out in the Limitation...


Medical Malpractice and the Meaning of Informed Consent

October 15, 2019

Medical malpractice occurs when a professional health care provider gives poor treatment that causes harm to a patient. Learn your rights in getting medical care and what can constitute medical...


How Family and Friends Can Help Get the Most Out of Your Doctor’s Visit

September 24, 2019

It can be intimidating to visit the doctor. Usually we only visit the doctor when there's a problem, and worried about a potential illness or simply feeling unwell can make...