I’m Kate Dewhirst.

Join me in 2022 for my
Webinars on legal topics
for EDs and managers
in primary care.

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Because every primary care team needs Something Orange™

Calling all FHTs, OHTs, FHOs, NPLCs (and birth centres)!

Join me and Maria McDonald from McDonald HR Law for my ninth annual Legal Issues for Primary Care Teams which will launch in January 2022

Kate Dewhirst

Something Orange Training Inc.

Kate’s mission is bringing the law to life. She takes legal theory and makes it understandable, accessible and fun. She is the founder of Kate Dewhirst Health Law, a law firm in Toronto, Canada. Kate loves working with primary care teams and understands the real life struggles you face.


Maria McDonald

McDonald HR Law

Maria has been an employment lawyer for more than 20 years and works almost exclusively with health care employers on all their human resources and human rights needs.
Maria understands the practical realities facing health care employers. Her advice is understandable and practical; balancing expertise and experience. The advice is not only legal but also considers the human and cultural issues of the health care employer. Health care employers know they will be promptly served by Maria as she understands human resource matters don’t wait. Maria is great resource for health care employers.


The topics we will cover in the 2022 webinar series are:


Employment law update

Key things you need to know in 2022
January 6
12 noon - 1:30pm Eastern Time

Ontario Not-for-Profit Corporations Act (ONCA) update

How to transition to the new law
February 3
12 noon - 1:30pm Eastern Time

Employment contracts

Don’t make these mistakes
March 3
12 noon - 1:30pm Eastern Time

Virtual care update

What’s new in privacy and security
April 7
12 noon - 1:30pm Eastern Time

Progressive discipline

One step at a time
May 5
12 noon - 1:30pm Eastern Time

Board update

Key responsibilities Boards have to their leaders and staff
June 2
12 noon - 1:30pm Eastern Time

Welcome to the team

Mandatory training for new employees
September 8
12 noon - 1:30pm Eastern Time

Right or Wrong

Ethical decision-making
October 6
12 noon - 1:30pm Eastern Time

Toxic Employees

Back by popular demand: how to deal with challenging staff
November 3
12 noon - 1:30pm Eastern Time

Time to report

Mandatory Regulated Health Professions Act reporting
December 1
12 noon - 1:30pm Eastern Time

... while this is what you're really buying:

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Knowlege and expertise to do your job better.

These are some of the real benefits to you and to your organization when you join my 2022 webinar series:

I'll help you get a good night’s sleep

No more night terrors! These webinars give you peace of mind that you're on top of the latest issues in health law and employment law.

I'll equip you with hands-on practical knowledge

These webinars use actual examples from cases with other primary care practices to give you practical information. Each webinar includes handouts and tools you can put to use immediately.

I’ll help you stimulate team conversations on difficult topics

All webinars are recorded so you can play and replay them in your team meetings at any time.

Understand you are not alone

Join our community of Primary Care leaders who face the same issues as you do.

What people have said about Kate’s webinars and training:

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How much does it cost?

2022 Legal Issues for Primary Care Teams Webinar series

$995 + HST
Early-bird price available until 30 November 2021:
$795 + HST

your subscription includes

  • 15 hours of live webinars
  • live Q & A to Kate and Maria throughout
  • Everything is recorded for you to replay to your teams, or for you, if you miss one
  • A 90 minute bonus webinar, on a topic to be announced
  • Online attendance at every webinar for you and as many members of your team as you like
Exceptional value!
Yes! I’m ready to sign up

What if I find I don’t like it?

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No problem: I'll take all the risk away from you. I’m so sure that you’ll love training with me that I make you this promise:

If at any time you don’t enjoy the webinars, if for any reason the series isn't what you wanted or hoped for, or if you’re not finding it useful, then I'll refund you in full. No conditions.

Ready to participate? Here’s how: