Dementia Update
April 25, 2019

Dementia is a complex, degenerative condition that erodes an individual’s cognitive abilities, stealing a person’s memories, talents and even their identities. Today, close to 27,000 British Columbians between the ages of 65 and 84 live with some form of dementia, with an additional almost 25,...

April 24, 2019

The Doctors of BC Board of Directors is seeking to develop a ROSTER from which qualified physician members will be chosen to participate on an Ad Hoc Compensation Model Consultation Committee to discuss specific compensation models for primary care.

Once a roster is in...

Physician Burdens
April 15, 2019

Physicians are frustrated by mounting demands. The volume and pace of these demands has become burdensome and this has serious consequences for physicians and the health care system. Based on our research and the initial work of the Representative Assembly to identify existing burdens...

April 13, 2019

Doctors of BC CEO, Mr Allan Seckel, sent the following to members on Saturday April 13, 2019.

“Dear Members:

The 2019 Physician Master Agreement was ratified in the referendum of members that concluded at midnight. A total of 3961 votes were cast with 96.8% of members accepting the...

April 12, 2019

Voting is now open for the election of the following Doctors of BC positions: President-Elect, District 1 GP Delegate, and District 7 GP Delegate. Please note, that while all members are eligible to vote for President-Elect, only members in District 1 and District 7 are eligible to vote in their...