June 16, 2017

Dear Members,

The nomination deadline for elections to the Representative Assembly has now concluded. The tally of nominations can be found on the Governance webpage (bottom left side). Doctors of BC will send you the final list of nominees on June 24th, two days before elections begin....

June 15, 2017

The BC Orthopaedic Association is spearheading a campaign to advocate for timely access to orthopaedic care for all Canadians. The group is asking provincial and national governments to help surgeons provide immediate care for all urgent orthopaedic problems and appropriate care within 90 days...

Dr Steve Hardwick presents petitions signed by BC citizens to Premier Mike Harcourt and Health Minister Elizabeth Cull
June 15, 2017

Doctors of BC, and the BCMA before it, has a history rich in stories and colourful characters. The association has found itself on the pages of the newspapers hundreds of times over the years, but now one of the association’s own stalwarts has chosen to tell the Doctors of BC story from his...

June 9, 2017

The provincial Facility Engagement Initiative is in full swing. Introduced as part of the Physician Master Agreement, it aims to strengthen communication and relationships between hospital-based physicians and health authorities so they can solve problems, and improve patient care and the...

May 29, 2017

Now in its eighth year, Walk with your Doc continues to grow in its pursuit of encouraging and supporting patients to live an active lifestyle. Developed by Doctors of BC, Walk with your Doc provides a great opportunity for doctors to connect with groups of patients, to walk side by side,...