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Health Policy
November 1, 2012

Doctors of BC supports the use of email as a communication tool between physicians and patients for issues directly related to the provision of patient care or for transmitting information for administrative, educational, or health promotional purposes.

Physicians who choose to use email...

February 1, 2012

Doctors of BC believes patients must be treated within established wait time benchmarks for all major diagnostic, therapeutic, and surgical services.

In the event that treatment cannot be provided within established wait time benchmarks at the usual public facility, the provincial...

February 1, 2012

British Columbians deserve an effective, efficient, accessible, and publicly funded health system. The Doctors of BC supports the expansion of privately delivered, publicly funded health services provided that these services are delivered efficiently and that high quality care is ensured.

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