Doctors of BC
Doctors of BC aims to make a meaningful difference in improving health care for British Columbians by working alongside physician members to achieve quality patient care through engagement, collaboration and physician leadership.
The goal is to promote a social, economic and political climate where physician members can provide the citizens of British Columbia with the highest standard of health care, while achieving maximum professional satisfaction and fair economic reward.
Physician Health Program (PHP) of BC
The PHP of BC offers confidential advocacy, support and referral assistance for BC physicians, residents, medical students and their immediate families dealing with issues that can impact their health and well-being. Issues can include: physical health, mental health and addictions, relationship issues, and workplace issues.
PHP also offers a variety of preventative and educational services that address professional and personal issues, such as burnout, stress management, conflict resolution and improving collegiality.
Supporting physician well-being
The Canadian Medical Association (CMA) created the Physician Wellness Hub to drive change in the culture of medicine, and promote health and wellness in the medical profession for the benefit of practitioners, the health system and all Canadians. The Hub aims to improve physician wellness and mental health individually and at the system level, and to promote a collaborative approach to physician health and well-being.
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