Northern Alberta Wildfires Information – June 19, 2019

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta CPSA, Latest News

We at CPSA extend our sympathy and support to those whose families, friends, homes or businesses have been affected by the wildfires in Northern Alberta. The latest wildfire emergency updates can be found through the Government of Alberta’s Active Emergency Updates website and through the AHS Wildfire Resource website. Physician Information To our members, we sincerely thank you for everything …

Photos from the 92nd Annual North/South Doctors’ Golf Tournament

Nicole Bertram CPSA

Are you up to standard? Why you must have a successor custodian

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta Are You Up to Standard?, CPSA, Latest News, Messenger

Recently, an Alberta physician passed away after a lengthy illness. While the physician was already out of practice and their passing was not unexpected, there was no successor custodian in place. The physician inadvertently left their spouse, who was not authorized to act as a custodian under the Health Information Regulation, to assume the duties of the successor custodian. As …