What's New

Tuesday, May 03, 2016
Under the authority of the Medical Act, 2011, a three-member Adjudication Tribunal has been...

Friday, April 01, 2016
The College is providing notice to College members and supporting bodies that the College...

Thursday, March 24, 2016
CPSNL Update Q1 2016 is now available. Highlights: Council Q1 meeting Urgent Issue:...

For Physicians

Interested in practicing medicine in Newfoundland and Labrador?

Physicians interested in practicing medicine in Newfoundland and Labrador can now use physiciansappl.ca.  Read more...

UPDATED:  Personal Health Information Act and Medical Records

Find links to background information and other tools to help physicians meet PHIA requirements. Read more...

UPDATED:  Using Opioids to Treat Chronic Non-Cancer Pain

Comprehensive, current information on the use of opioids to treat patients with chronic non-cancer pain safely and effectively.  Read More...

For The Public

Find a family physician taking new patients

Search the College's database to find  family physicians who are taking new patients.  You can search the list by community.  Find it here.

Making a complaint

More information on how to make a complaint is available here.

Discipline Information

Find information about hearings by the Disciplinary Panel, including summaries of Adjudication Tribunal decisions since 2005.

Opioid Information for Patients

Deciding to take or not to take opioid painkillers can be a complicated issue that  deserves careful consideration. Review this information and talk to your doctor to see if opioid painkillers are right for you.