Dialogue Issue 2, 2017Accepting New Patients revised policyEnding the Physician-Patient Relationship revised policyCouncil Award - Call for nominations
 
 
 

Following a review of how the College could provide more useful information to the public on our website, additional doctor-specific and process information is now available.

Dialogue Issue 2, 2017

IN THIS ISSUE
A plan to fight the biggest drug safety crisis of our time
The strategy puts patient and public safety at the forefront by ensuring safe and appropriate opioid prescribing by physicians.

Patient Compass

July 2017
Give us your feedback and get answers to your questions

Be informed, get involved — What medical students need to know 

Registering Success infographic

How many doctors did we license in 2016? Read the full report to find out.

Lifelong learning is a fundamental part of being – and staying – a good physician. There are many ways to earn credits and meet this requirement. Visit the new CPD section to learn more.

The College, through its committees or policies, may require a physician’s practice to be supervised. Guidelines for College-Directed Supervision available here

Find out more about opportunities for practising physicians to participate in self-regulation at the College, including becoming an Assessor.

Travelling abroad?

Foreign embassy medical forms may require certification of your doctor's registration with the CPSO

These online services are available on our website:

Applicants: Check the status of applications for registration at CPSO Online.

Postgraduate Education: Review renewal notice for specific requirements

For further information see Postgraduate Renewals

Independent Practice:

Not renewing? Complete the resignation form

Read the CPSO's submission to the Standing Committee on the Legislative Assembly regarding Bill 87, an Act to amend the Regulated Health Professions Act (RHPA).

Read the CPSO’s submission to the Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs regarding Bill, 84, Medical Assistance in Dying Statue Law Amendment Act, 2017.

Mifegymiso® is now available in Canada. Read our position paper on prescribing and dispensing this non-surgical option for early abortion.

Policy sets out professional and legal obligations and criteria for medical assistance in dying, including specific practice-related steps to follow.

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The College has a longstanding interest in and commitment to preventing and dealing with sexual abuse of patients by physicians.

Greater transparency, more accountability

We are committed to providing patients with what they need to know about Ontario doctors to make informed decisions.

View our strategy for handling requests for CPSO data

 
Council Update!
Discipline Committee Decisions!

Of Special Interest