Supervision of Learners Providing Virtual Clinical Care

A Guide for Telemedicine

Telemedicine and Virtual Care guides
RCPSC resources for telemedicine and virtual care guidelines and other clinical resources for COVID-19

Federation of Medical Regulatory Authorities of Canada - Policy on Telemedicine

Virtual Care Task Force
This report from the Virtual Care Task Force, a joint project between the CMA, the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the College of Family Physicians of Canada, outlines 19 recommendations to enable and expand the implementation of virtual care in Canada.  
Virtual Care: Recommendations for Scaling Up Virtual Medicine Services

Virtual Care Playbook - This playbook was written to help Canadian physicians introduce virtual patient encounters (aka telemedicine) into their daily practices.

Telemedicine: The Essentials - a quick guide to the essentials of Telemedicine

Telemedicine (Dept. of Family Medicine) - This website provides a framework and tools to help physicians understand and navigate the transition to telemedicine. It includes an online video module and other resources to help physicians rapidly learn how to use telemedicine safely and effectively during the COVID-19 pandemic.  This website is Family Medicine specific however a lot of the content can be easily adapted to different contexts.

Key Elements of Supervision

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