Dialogue Volume 14 Issue 3 2018 - Page 18

FOR YOUR INFORMATION Have Your Say We value your feedback on policies, regulations, by-laws and other initiatives that are in development. And we invite you to participate in our open consultations by visiting our website at www.cpso.on.ca and going to our consultation page under the Policies tab.  e are seeking your input on the current Disclosure W of Harm policy, which sets out the expectations of physicians in situations where a patient has experienced harm in the course of medical treatment. It includes guidance on the types of harm that must be disclosed, when and how disclosure should occur, which team members are responsible for ensuring that disclosure takes place, and the roles of postgraduate learners and subsequent/non-treating physicians. The deadline to provide feedback is November 13, 2018.  e are undertaking a joint consultation on the W following three policies: Anabolic Steroids, Substances, and Methods Prohibited in Sport; Female Genital Cutting (Mutilation); and Fetal Ultrasound for Non-Medical Reasons. The purpose of this consultation is to assess whether these policies are useful to physicians and others in health care, and the value of the College providing guidance on these issues. The deadline to provide feedback is November 13, 2018.  e also remind you that we continue to invite W feedback on a set of draft Continuity of Care policies. The deadline to provide feedback is December 9, 2018. 18 DIALOGUE ISSUE 3, 2018 The feedback received through these consultations will be reviewed and considered in light of the College’s mandate to protect the public. We value your feedback and thank you for participating in these policy reviews. We invite you to participate on the Consultations page at www.cpso.on.ca Other ways to contact us include: College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario c/o Policy Department 80 College Street Toronto, ON M5G 2E2 Or by providing your feedback through e-mail: disclosureofharm@cpso.on.ca jointconsultation@cpso.on.ca continuity@cpso.on.ca