Code of Ethics

Under Review: No
Issued by Council: January 1, 2010

  1. A physician must comply with the Code of Ethics adopted by the College in accordance with section 133 of the Health Professions Act and the College bylaws.

The CPSA Standards of Practice are the minimum standards of professional behaviour and ethical conduct expected of all physicians registered in Alberta. Standards of practice are enforceable under the Health Professions Act and will be referenced in the management of complaints and in discipline hearings. About the CPSA Standards of Practice


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