Zoom for health care
May 8, 2020

This article has been updated with answers to some of the questions we have been asked by physicians. Click here to read the Physician Q&As.

Effective May 1, 2020, the Business Cost Premium (BCP) will be temporarily expanded to apply to telehealth fee items, including phone...

May 7, 2020

The Provincial Health Officer, Dr Bonnie Henry, will join other medical experts in a webinar for physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, paramedics, and other health care providers. 

The webinar will be in a Q and A format, and will focus on health practices to optimize patient care and...

May 6, 2020

Registration is open for a new webinar on May 14th to help BC physicians navigate the COVID-19 crisis. 

To learn more about the support programs available to you and how you might qualify, and other financial resources, join Doctors of BC and MD Financial Management for a live one-hour...

Doctor wearing mask in office
May 5, 2020

Guidelines have been provided to BC’s physicians to enable the gradual expansion of in-person care in clinics and offices. In her President’s Letter, members, Dr Kathleen Ross notes that this marks the start of a new phase of the pandemic response that will see a cautious lifting of restrictions...

Radhika Shankar
May 5, 2020

As an 11-year-old girl, Radhika Shankar never imagined a career in medicine. In fact, a severe illness in her family instilled in her a dread of hospitals that took years to overcome. Today, however, she is a fourth-year UBC medical student and grateful recipient of a Doctors of BC bursary....