On April 1, 2019, the Alberta government approved amendments to the Health Professions Act (HPA) to protect patients. Under the new rules:
- Healthcare professional proven guilty of sexual abuse towards a patient will face permanent license revocation, and
- Healthcare providers proven guilty of sexual misconduct towards a patient face will mandatory suspension.
‘Patient Relations’ education is required under the HPA and necessary to renew your CPSA practice permit. The Patient Relations: Part One module will help you understand the amendments as well as related CPSA Standards of Practice and recommendations.
To register for Part One, please follow the instructions below.
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If you do not have an ECME e-Learning profile, you can create one and register for your course by completing the form below. Your profile will be automatically activated and you can begin the course immediately.