The most comprehensive set of amendments to CSHBC Bylaws since the College’s inception in 2009 are in force, effective June 29, 2020.
Read general CSHBC news on this page. See Notices to the Professions for registrant-specific notices.
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Regulated health professionals have duty to report racist behaviour in health care system
All registrants have a duty to report a registrant if, on reasonable and probable grounds, they believe that the continued practice of a designated health profession by the other person might constitute a danger to the public. Registrants are reminded that unethical and unprofessional conduct can constitute a danger to the public.
BC Health Regulators, representing all health regulatory colleges in BC including CSHBC, supports the global movement to end racism and discrimination against the Black and Indigenous communities and all people of colour.
The CSHBC Registration Committee has authorized some temporary changes to the format in which application documentation may be submitted and English language tests may be taken.
For registrants participating in the installment plan for payment of registration fees for the 2020/2021 registration year, the first installment payment is due June 30, 2020. CSHBC has compiled information on how to make installment plan payments, and the consequences of failing to pay an installment payment by the due date.
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CSHBC releases guidance for providing in-person community care and Provincial Health Officer issues update on resuming health services
CSHBC has posted guidance for providing in-person community care during the continuing COVID-19 pandemic. Provincial Health Officer, Dr. Bonnie Henry, has also issued an update to regulated health professionals on resuming health services.
Phase 2 of BC’s Restart Plan is scheduled to begin in mid-May, and includes the restoration of health-related services under enhanced protocols. Until these protocols are released, CSHBC recommends that registrants continue to comply with the current orders and direction of the Provincial Health Officer and the College on COVID-19.