Registration is now open for the College’s first Regulatory Education Symposium! Everyone is welcome to join us for one or both days of this FREE two-day virtual event.
The College’s database and member portal upgrade project is nearing completion, and there was a new feature recently introduced to My Profile that members may find helpful: high-importance emails sent from the College through the member portal are now available on a new “My emails” page. Email is the main method we use to communicate […]
We encourage all members to review the information on the Annual Renewal page before starting the renewal process and consult the Registration Renewal 2022 Information Guide and Member Portal Renewal Manual as needed. If you have any questions about registration renewal, please feel welcome to contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 780.487.6130 or 1.800.282.2165. Renewal tip # […]
The Government of Alberta announced yesterday that it was declaring a state of emergency due to COVID-19 and introducing new measures to protect the health care system, stop the spread, and increase vaccination rates. The College has taken immediate steps to comply with these new measures. Staff are now working remotely full time and the […]
Save the date! The College’s first Regulatory Education Symposium is taking place on October 16 and 23, 2021.
The College is continuing to review our operations and implement changes related to Bill 46. The Health Professions Act (HPA) does not require the College to hold an annual membership meeting, while the Alberta Societies Act, which governs professional associations in the province, does require these types of meetings. This can create confusion about the […]
The College now requires regulated members to hold professional liability insurance (PLI) that covers a minimum of $2,000,000 per occurrence (previously $1,000,000). A review of the most common PLI policies held by our members (e.g., CAMRT, AHS and Medical Imaging Ed) shows that they already meet this new standard; however, all regulated members should verify […]
The Government of Alberta recently announced that it will be lifting most COVID-19 restrictions in the province on July 1. The College is preparing for staff to return to work in our physical office starting Monday, July 12. College staff have remained committed to providing high levels of service and following the established business cycle […]
Recent amendments to the Health Professions Act (HPA) introduced by Bill 46 require that the College only carry out professional regulatory duties in the public interest and prohibit the College from carrying out association and member services functions. Based on a careful review of these changes and legal advice, Council has made the following decisions […]
Earlier this month, the CAMRT released a position statement titled “Discontinuing the Use of Gonadal and Fetal Shielding for Patients.” We have received some inquiries from MRTs about the College’s position on this recent statement and would like to take this opportunity to clarify the matter for all regulated members. To put it briefly, there […]