Medical-legal issues and the COVID-19 pandemic

Webinar Video

How do I balance my patients’ needs with the scarcity of resources during a pandemic? What issues do I need to be aware of to provide virtual care safely for my patients? These questions and many more will be addressed by a panel of CMPA physician advisors, to help share the latest information, advice and support for physicians related to medical-legal protection during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Dr. Keleigh James MD, CCFP

Dr. Katherine Lariviere, MD, CCFP

Dr. Shirley Lee MD, MHSc(Ed), CCFP-EM, FCFP

Dr. Richard Mimeault MD FRCPS(C)


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