Yukon members – We are here for you
November 10, 2021
Dear colleagues in the Yukon,
We know you are facing increasing challenges in your territory with the recent surge in COVID-19 cases.
Please know we are here for you.
Medico-legal issues and/or patient safety concerns can be stressful—especially during the pandemic. We encourage you to visit the COVID-19 Hub for latest CMPA information including Qs & As on:
- Scarcity of resources
- Triage protocols
- Exemptions from COVID-19 requirements
- Physician wellness and more.
We also want to remind you that our knowledgeable physician advisors offer meaningful support—no question is too small. Conversations are confidential, empathetic, and non-judgmental. If you have a medico-legal question or concern, we invite you to:
Our priority is to assist you as you navigate the medico-legal challenges of this crisis and the unprecedented strain placed on you, our members. Rest assured, as a CMPA member, you are eligible for assistance and liability protection for medico-legal difficulties arising as a result of medical professional work provided in Canada in the context of the COVID-19 efforts.
We appreciate your ongoing commitment and dedication to the patients in your communities. And please remember, we are here for you.
Lisa Calder, MD, MSc, FRCPC
Chief Executive Officer