I’m Kate Dewhirst.

Join me in 2021 for my
Webinars on legal topics
for EDs and managers
in primary care.

Kate Dewhirst Health Law - bringing the law to life.

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

Join me and Maria McDonald from McDonald HR Law for my eighth annual Legal Issues for Primary Care Teams which will launch in January 2021.

Kate Dewhirst

Kate Dewhirst Health Law

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 2021 webinar series are:


Employment law update

Find out what’s new, so you’re not caught off guard.
January 14
12 noon - 1:30pm Eastern Time

Ontario Health Teams

What primary care should be thinking about when working with community partners
February 4
12 noon - 1:30pm Eastern Time

COVID-19 one year on

A year later, what do primary care teams need to be thinking about
March 5
12 noon - 1:30pm Eastern Time

Roberts’ rules of order

how to run a proper meeting and look like a pro
April 1
12 noon - 1:30pm Eastern Time
May 6

Employees as patients

Why this is a legal pit of doom
May 6
12 noon - 1:30pm Eastern Time

Risk registers

How should you be reporting on risk
June 3
12 noon - 1:30pm Eastern Time

Toxic employees

Tips and scenarios of how to deal with toxic employees
September 9
12 noon - 1:30 pm Eastern Time

Collaboration Agreements

We will explain what you need to put in your agreements with your community partners
October 7
12 noon - 1:30 pm Eastern Time

Harassment & discrimination

What to expect at the Human Rights Tribunal
November 4
12 noon - 1:30 pm Eastern Time

Privacy law update

Learning about what’s new
December 2
12 noon - 1:30 pm 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 2021 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?

2021 Legal Issues for Primary Care Teams Webinar series

$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: