Thinking of leaving practice? Retiring? Relocating? Other?
What needs to be considered?
* Timely and appropriate notification – who, when, how?
* Continuity of care for patients
* Medical records – disposition? storage? management? access?
The College’s POLICY: Physicians Leaving Practice sets out the expectations of the CPSS. This was adopted by Council in June of 2022.
Make sure to review - CPSS Leaving Practice: A guide for Physicians and Surgeons.
The CMPA offers some helpful advice: Closing or leaving a practice.
If you have further questions, please contact the CPSS for guidance.