Doctor working on a laptop
November 3, 2021

Does every consultation require a referral be submitted to MSP? How often does a referral need to be submitted?  How do you know if a no-charge referral is reasonable?  What happens if a consultant sees a patient who has not been referred? How long does a patient remain a referred case?


Surgical Patient Optimization Collaborative
October 28, 2021

More than 100 doctors and health care partners banded together to launch a new process of care for surgical patients through the Surgical Patient Optimization Collaborative (SPOC).

SPOC brings together multi-disciplinary teams to assist patients to prepare for, recover faster, and have...

Dr Josh Greggain
October 28, 2021

Dr Josh Greggain has been acclaimed as president-elect for the 2022 year in the recent Doctors of BC election.

For over 15 years, Dr Greggain has been a family physician caring for rural, Indigenous, and under-served populations. He became involved with Doctors of BC in 2020 as a member...

Dr Davidicus speaking at Walk With Your Doc event
October 25, 2021

Coming back after more than a year away due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this September Walk with your Doc returned with enthusiasm. From Nelson to the Sunshine Coast, from White Rock to Kaslo, hundreds of doctors, medical office assistants, and physiotherapists joined thousands of British...

October 19, 2021

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...