February Messenger 2019

Melissa Campbell CPSA, Messenger

Medical Matters Keeping patient safety at the forefront MD Snapshot-Practice Checkup feedback is in! Coming soon to your mail or inbox: MD Snapshot-Prescribing The CPSA visited Red Deer this month—this is what we heard An update on medical marijuana/cannabinoid prescribing in cancer patients Discipline report Bill 21 to take effect on April 1 Further to the Government of Alberta’s passing …

January Messenger 2019

Melissa Campbell CPSA, Messenger

From the new Council President: a new brand on the horizon? Medical Matters Ensuring patients are protected New two-part TPP Alberta form coming this spring Giving patients the tools to take a more active role in their health care What do my annual fees pay for? Hearing Tribunal Decision Optimized Prescribing with Seniors An update on how the College will …

A new brand on the horizon?

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta Council, CPSA, Messenger

Dr. John SJ Bradley It is with great pleasure that I write to you as the 2019 CPSA President. I have been practising medicine in Alberta for the last 14 years and this will be my fourth year on Council. Based on this experience, I believe the CPSA has an issue with its brand. For many physicians in Alberta, including …