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Providing a detailed 'process map' with timelines

Classification: Health

Regulatory Body

College of MEDICAL LABORATORY TECHNOLOGISTS of Ontario

College of MEDICAL LABORATORY TECHNOLOGISTS of Ontario

Description

This practice gives applicants an overview of the application process and the average length of time it takes to complete each step.

The website of the College of Medical Laboratory Technologists of Ontario includes a colour-coded 'process map'. It shows the major steps and estimated timelines for each stage under the CMLTO's control. It also includes steps where an applicant might appeal a decision to the Health Professions Appeal and Review Board (HPARB).

This diagram is unique in that it covers both CMLTO and HPARB steps.

The publication of this diagram helps applicants understand the entire registration process, including external appeals.

Value to Regulator

  • Helps to ensure adherence to published criteria, policies and procedures.
  • Helps to improve communication with applicants.

Value for Applicants

  • Helps applicants better understand the registration process and what to expect.
  • Helps applicants better understand assessment of qualifications process and results of assessment.
  • Helps applicants to understand what to expect to be licensed before coming to Canada.

Duties from Registration Practices Assessment Guides

This practice falls under the following duties from the Registration Practices Assessment Guides:

  • Information for Applicants
  • Transparency

Profession's Membership Size

Medium (2,000 to 10,000 members)

Date of publication:

Jun 04, 2013