Dialogue Issue 3, 2015Annual Report infographicPlanning for and Providing Quality End-of-Life Care

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 3, 2015

When public interest trumps confidentiality
"There exist special circumstances where physicians are required to report particular events or clinical conditions."

Patient Compass

October 2015
Give us your feedback and get answers to your questions

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

Read the detailed 2014 report or view the College's story through our infographic.

Registering Success infographic

How many doctors did the College license in 2014?
Read the full report to find out.

Read our November 19, 2014 report and December 10, 2014 follow-up letter to the Ontario Minister of Health and Long-Term Care on our transparency efforts.

All members of the College are required to report their CPD to one of the three approved bodies. Please see our updated FAQs for more information.

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

The College took significant steps at its May Council meeting to improve transparency of information available to the public and to better protect victims of physician sexual abuse.

Woman in hospital gown

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

The College made a submission to Health Quality Ontario that describes our experience regulating out-of-hospital facilities and puts forward a proposal for a single regulatory framework for oversight of these facilities.

The College's response to a Notice of Application alleging the Professional Obligations and Human Rights policy violates the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms.

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 new strategy for handling requests for CPSO data

Council Update!
Discipline Committee Decisions!

Of Special Interest