What is CCO


The College of Chiropractors of Ontario (CCO) is the governing body established by the provincial government to regulate chiropractors in Ontario. Every chiropractor practising in Ontario must be a registered member of the College.

Objects

As defined by the Health Professions Procedural Code, Schedule 2 to the Regulated Health Professions Act, 1991 (RHPA).
The College has the following objects:

  • To regulate the practice of the profession and to govern members in accordance with the health profession act, this code, and the Regulated Health Professions Act, 1991, and the regulations and bylaws.
  • To develop, establish and maintain standards of qualification for persons to be issued certificates of registration.
  • To develop, establish and maintain programs and standards of practice to assure the quality of the profession.
  • To develop, establish and maintain standards of knowledge and skill and programs to promote continuing evaluation, competence and improvement among the members
  • To develop, establish and maintain standards of professional ethics for members.
  • To develop, establish and maintain programs to assist individuals to exercise their rights under this code and the RHPA.
  • To administer the health professions act, this code and the RHPA as it relates to the profession, and to perform the other duties and exercise the other powers imposed or conferred on the College.
  • To promote and enhance relations between the College and its members, other health profession colleges, key stakeholders, and the public
  • To promote inter-professional collaboration with other health profession colleges.
  • To develop, establish and maintain standards and programs to promote the ability of members to respond to changes in practice, environments, advances in technology and other emerging issues.
  • Any other objects relating to human health care the Council considers desirable.

Legislation and Ethics Examination and Record Keeping Workshop

CCO will be holding the next sitting of the legislation and ethics examination and record keeping workshop on Tuesday June 14, 2016 at the CCO office The Old Mill Resort and Spa, 21 Old Mill Road, Toronto, ON, M8X 1G5.

Please complete the legislation and ethics examination application and submit it to Ms Maria Simas, Registration Coordinator to apply for the examination. Please contact Ms Maria Simas at msimas@cco.on.ca or 416-922-6355 ext. 113 for any questions.

Please see the record keeping workshop information sheet and apply using the record keeping workshop application form and submit it to Ms Rose Bustria, Administrative Asistant to apply for the workshop. Please contact Ms Rose Bustria at bustria@cco.on.ca or 416-922-6355 ext. 101 for any questions.