COVID-19

April 3, 2020

Doctors urge patients to call them first if they need care during the COVID-19 pandemic

Vancouver, B.C. – April 3, 2020:  B.C.’s doctors are now available to provide care to patients using telephone or video during the COVID-19 pandemic, in addition to providing...

Virtual Care
April 3, 2020

B.C.’s doctors are now available to provide care to patients using telephone or video during the COVID-19 pandemic, in addition to providing in-person care when necessary.

The increased use of virtual care allows patients to receive medical care from their own doctor while practicing...

Webinar
April 1, 2020

Doctors of BC and the BC government have created new temporary fee codes to support COVID-19 related work and ongoing patient care. Effective March 27, there are new GPSC fee codes for family physicians and new SSC fee codes for specialist physicians. Full details on the new and updated fee...

March 30, 2020
Doctors of BC and the BC government have agreed on temporary billing changes to enable physicians to better utilize virtual care, reducing the need for people to attend physician offices in person. New, temporary fee codes have also been introduced to address added costs of treating patients with...
COVID-19 Online Platform
March 24, 2020

Doctors of BC has created an online forum for physicians in the province to engage with each other to discuss innovative ideas and solutions related to COVID-19. 

The virtual space will allow you to engage with each other on experiences from your practice, facility, or community that have...