New standard of practice for Prescribing: Drugs with Potential for Misuse or Diversion

Physician Health Monitoring Program (PHMP)

This program provides support to, and monitoring of, physicians whose ability to practise may be affected by a health issue. The College, together with the Alberta Medical Association’s Physician and Family Support Program (PFSP), help physicians access assessment and treatment programs as needed.

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College activities outlined in the Health Professions Act (HPA) are subject to the Ombudsman Act. This allows any person not satisfied with these activities to make a formal complaint to the Alberta Ombudsman.

Physician/Patient Relations