The Medical Society of PEI (MSPEI) is seeking its next Chair, Board of Directors, to provide governance oversight in fulfilment of the Society’s purpose. This leadership position will be responsible for the overall performance of the Board, setting Board agendas and ensuring Board activity is focused on oversight of the organization’s plans, interests and assets, and management of risks.More...
The province has selected TELUS Health as the EMR provider for PEI to give health care providers a powerful new tool to help manage how they care for their patients. An EMR allows for safe and secure sharing of patient information between physician offices, hospitals, laboratories, and pharmacies providing a comprehensive digital view of a patient’s health history.More...
PEI Palliative Care Physician Megan Miller assumed the role of Chief Physician Recruiter for the Medical Society of PEI in January 2021 for a two-year term.
Dr. Miller has been a Palliative Care Physician and Clinical Associate at the Cancer Treatment Centre in Charlottetown since 2013.More...
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Last Updated: March 24, 2020 (4:30 p.m.)
- Fee codes extended for telephone, video and email
Certain fee codes are extended to include care by telephone (as previously communicated) AND secure email or video. Physician Compensation
- Respiratory Assessment Clinics
Physicians are asked to coordinate efforts to create clinics to care for patients requiring assessment and treatment for respiratory illness (both those not at risk for having COVID-19 and those at risk). Contact Gail Scott if interested in a clinic in your community. See Memo: March 21, 2020
“We see patients waiting too long for care and too many people who simply don’t have access to a family doctor,” said Dr. David Bannon,…More...
CBC News: Provincewide electronic medical record solution coming to PEI. MSPEI President sees it as an important step to improving patient care. Learn moreMore...
There have been so many great shout-outs to our Island nurses today; we just had to add one more! Pictured here is Kensington area Family Physician, Dr. Kenneth White and his amazing team of nurses.
Happy International Nurses day to all the nurses out there! https://t.co/pCHpXlgb1o
We have so much appreciation for the strong and dedicated nurses that have shown us what it means to adapt and be resilient especially during these difficult times. Thank you for your hard work and commitment to the care of all Islanders!
#nursesweek #thankyournurses https://t.co/3UafAsGMfH