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CBC NEWS: Medical Society, government discuss changes to recruitment on PEI

CBC NEWS — It’s an issue that all four political parties agreed on in the recent P.E.I. election — the province needs to change its approach to physician recruitment, and doctors themselves need to play a more active role in recruiting their peers. And while the group that represents Island doctors has referred to a…

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New President, same goal: doctors want a voice in health-care decisions

Last week I became the President of the Medical Society of Prince Edward Island, taking the reins from Past-President, Dr. Kris Saunders, who capably led the organization last year. While our leadership has changed, our drive and commitment to improving patient care have not. I return to this role, after serving as President for a…

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Joint Statement on Virtual Care

The Atlantic Canadian medical associations have banded together to advance virtual care in their respective provinces. In May 2019, the four medical associations, along with the CMA, signed a joint statement to call attention to the need for, and opportunities in exploring increased use of virtual care. This joint statement follows earlier work where the Atlantic…

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2018-19 Annual Report

The past year marked many firsts for MSPEI, from hosting its first Master’s Certificate in physician leadership to issuing a prescription for improving the health-care system. Read about what was achieved in the past year in the 2018-19 Annual Report.

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