March Messenger 2020

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta CPSA, Messenger

Medical Matters Job Action: Council Position & Advice to the Profession Navigating dream land Working together to treat addiction Are you a medical resident with an interest in infection prevention & control? Our condolences Professional Conduct Report Optimized Prescribing with Seniors How do physicians fit into the new and quickly changing world of private home sleep apnea testing? After CPSA …

Job Action: Council Position & Advice to the Profession

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta CPSA, Messenger

Since the Government of Alberta’s Funding Framework announcement, CPSA has received questions from physicians regarding job action. We created a Position Statement and updated the Advice to the Profession on job action to help guide physicians in these challenging times. I invite you to review Council’s Job Action Position Statement and updated Advice to the Profession. I also encourage physicians …

“Mountaintops inspire leaders, but valleys mature them.”—Winston Churchill

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta CPSA, Latest News, Medical Matters, Messenger 11 Comments

A great deal has happened in Alberta since my last Medical Matters and I would like to share a few thoughts with everyone. I recognize these are very difficult times for physicians, as they are for many Albertans. I admit I’m no longer on the front lines of clinical practice and therefore can’t directly relate to the stress people are …