Young girl going back-to-school
September 11, 2020

It is inevitable that as the school year progresses, children will show symptoms of cold, flu, or other illness. During this pandemic, parents will be asking themselves:

What should I do if my child gets sick?  When should we test for COVID-19? Should my child stay home? and for how long?...
September 10, 2020

Doctors of BC is looking for physicians interested in developing policy on issues related to decriminalization and pharmaceutical alternatives (safe supply) to street drugs. The new Project Working Group on Decriminalization, Safe Supply, and Addiction Care will work under the guidance of the...

September 1, 2020

Are you a Doctors of BC member in good-standing who wants to get involved in the association at a meaningful level? With over 60 member-run committees advocating on behalf of physicians and BC citizens alike, we deal with a diverse range of issues, including policy development, physician health...

PHP
August 20, 2020

The health and wellbeing of physicians and health care providers are paramount during these challenging times. With this in mind, the Physician Health Program (PHP) wants to ensure BC physicians are aware of their services, and that additional resources are in place to provide counselling...

Violence in clinics
August 18, 2020

A number of BC physicians have been asking for information that Doctors of BC can share to help prevent and/or respond to violence in their clinics. 

Doctors of BC has prepared A Violence Prevention Guide for Community Practices that includes an office safety checklist as well as tools...