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 The CPSS is a medical regulatory body responsible for the licensing of properly qualified medical practitioners, developing and ensuring the standards of practice in all fields of medicine, and investigating and disciplining of all doctors whose standards of medical care, ethical or professional conduct are questioned.  A variety of services and resources are also made available to the public and to physicians through the top and left navigation menus!   More about us

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News & Announcements

 Unscripted
(9/21/2022)
 
   

NEW ISSUE! UnScripted Volume 1 Issue 2 - September 2022

EXPLORE the FALL issue of UnScripted!  

The news every prescribing physician and health care provider in Saskatchewan needs to know!

In this Issue:

  • - Travelling with Medications
  • - Drug Spot: Zopiclone
  • - To prescribe or not to prescribe Opioids
  • - Discontinuation of Ritalin Products
  • - Free Accredited Education Opportunity
  • - Put into Practice: Case Discussion
  • ...And more!

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 Orange Shirt Day
(9/19/2022)
 
   
September 30 is Orange Shirt Day
The CPSS would like to invite physicians and other healthcare workers to join in with CPSS staff by wearing orange on Orange Shirt Day / National Day of Truth and Reconciliation and/or register for a FREE Cultural Conversations webinar on Ethical Spaces in support of the grassroots Indigenous initiative to honour all the children, families who survived or did not make it home from residential schools.  
Don't have your orange shirt yet?  Make sure to purchase one from a vendor where proceeds go to local Indigenous support groups. Here are some ideas where to buy shirts.

 2021 CPSS Annual Report Now Available
(9/6/2022)
 
   

2021 CPSS Annual Report NOW AVAILABLE!
The Council and the CPSS are pleased to present to you the 2021 Annual Report of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Saskatchewan.   The year covered by this report was one of adaptation, adjustment and accommodation, and of determination to do what was needed to carry our our regulatory activities and keep our staff and Council safe. Enjoy!

     
    Full animated report:
2021 Annual Report

2021 CPSS Annual Report (PDF version)
     











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 CMPA Advisory
(7/13/2022)
 
   
CMPA Extent of Assistance for Abortions Provided to Non-Residents
In the letter linked below, the CMPA responds to questions from physicians on the medico-legal implications of physicians in Canada providing abortion
services to patients who are not residents of Canada.
CMPA Extent of Assistance for Abortions Provided to Non-Residents

CPSS statement:

In Saskatchewan physicians must have insurance to maintain licensure.

  • The CMPA has advised that it will only provide assistance for physicians performing abortions on US patients in limited circumstances;
  • The CPSS requires physicians to have liability protection in order to practice medicine in Saskatchewan;
  • Physicians who intend to provide abortions on US patients must therefore make additional insurance arrangements for coverage when providing abortions on US patients.


 Emergency Bylaw Rescinded
(7/11/2022)
 
   

Emergency Bylaw 2.18 Rescinded Effective July 15, 2022

   

On 20 March, 2020, Dr. Karen Shaw, the College’s Registrar, made a declaration of an emergency under Bylaw 2.18 to expedite licensing physicians to meet the needs of the Saskatchewan population during the Covid pandemic.

Effective 15 July, 2022, the Registrar rescinds this declaration of an emergency and the provisions of this Bylaw are no longer in effect.

 


           


   
                          

    
 

 

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