A Time of Change

Reading time: 3 minutes Dr. Nancy Whitmore discusses several issues in her letter, including systemic racism and College operations during the pandemic.

Member Portal

Reading time: 3 minutes The College will soon launch an exciting new platform offering physicians access to a self-service suite of tools.

New Public Members, Academic Representative

Reading time: 3 minutes Five public members of Council have recently joined Council, as well as Dr. Karen Saperson, the new academic representative from McMaster.

A Moment for Profound Appreciation

Reading time: 2 minutes Dr. Brenda Copps, a Hamilton family physician and the College’s new President, sends a message of thanks to the profession for all their sacrifices.

CPSO Supports Physicians During COVID-19

Reading time: 2 minutes The College has a policy — Public Health Emergencies — that articulates expectations for physicians during events such as COVID-19.

COVID-19: We Answer Your Questions

Reading time: < 1 minute We provide answers to FAQs and regularly update the information that you need from all the relevant health care sources.

Annual Renewal Process — Deadline Extended

Reading time: < 1 minute In light of the pandemic, we have extended our deadline for renewing your certificate of registration to June 30th.

Council Election Postponed for Districts 5 and 10

Reading time: < 1 minute We have postponed our Council elections for Districts 5 and 10 until September. The elections had previously been scheduled for the Spring.

Helping you Answer Your Patients’ Questions

Reading time: < 1 minute Let your patients know the CPSO’s website provides some useful resources for members of the public. We also answer their FAQs.

College to Launch New Enterprise System

Reading time: < 1 minute The College is making some exciting changes. The goal? To offer better, more seamless service to Ontario’s physicians.

Respecting Patient Autonomy

Reading time: 4 minutes The recently approved Boundary Violations policy articulates a new expectation and clarifies several others for the purpose of ensuring the dignity, privacy and autonomy of patients during examinations.

Helping You Apply the College’s Continuity of Care Expectations

Reading time: 6 minutes Given the significance of our recently approved Continuity of Care policies, and our commitment to support you as you provide care to your patients, we’re following up with a feature dedicated to answering your questions about the policies.