The report analyzed data on all fee-for-service care provided to patients aged 65 and older from the Canadian Institute for Health Information’s National Physician Database.
Who is caring for Canada’s seniors? New report provides insights on physician services for our aging population
A new report from the Royal College provides insights on physician services for our aging population
On May 1, 2019, the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada released new findings from its employment study. This is the highly anticipated follow-up to their 2013 report that alerted the country to the employment challenges faced by many new specialists.
OTTAWA, May 1, 2019 – A study based on a multi-year survey of 6,200 specialists released today by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada revealed the highest percentage of reported employment challenges since the launch of the Royal College Employment Survey in 2011. Nineteen percent of newly certified medical and surgical specialists […]
Did you know that Royal College staff and educators produced 57 peer-reviewed publications in 2018? Or, that the Royal College awarded in excess of $610,000 in research funding? We have just published our second annual research report. Read it for all things research, including bite-sized updates on Professor-In-Residence and Visiting Scholar Program, Prescribing Safely Canada, […]
Dear colleagues, Are you aware of the new federal report that outlines options for reshaping and revitalizing our pan-Canadian health care organizations? With combined budgets of over $350 million in 2017 — and impacts on care areas like mental health, substance use and cancer care — it’s important that our response to this report be […]