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IMPORTANT: Access to Registrant’s Login and public registry August 24 to August 27, 2018

CMBC is performing scheduled maintenance on its website from August 24 to August 27, 2018.

During this time, access to registration, change of status, reinstatement, renewal and payments in your Registrant’s Login will be unavailable.

The public registry will be unavailable, for a short time between 5 pm on Friday August 24 and 9 am Saturday, August 25.

Online services will resume on Monday, August 27.

Thank you for your patience.

August 2018 Newsletter Published

CMBC has published our August 2018 newsletter! Please click here to read

  • Have you wondered about pregnancy and cannabis? Us too!
  • Does your client’s profession impact your care?
  • A little confused about the Records Retention Policy and Limitations Act?

In this edition you will find answers to the above as well as staff updates, information on Client Requests Outside Standards, Birth Roster Tips & Tricks, and more!

CMBC 2017-2018 Annual Report

The CMBC 2017-2018 Annual Report has been issued! Please click here to read. In the report you will read the message from the President and the Registrar, information on Board members, reports from all of the committees, and the financial information.

Hope you all have a nice Summer!

Staff Updates and Contact info

We have some staff changes taking place at CMBC’s office. Please note the following staff updates and contact details:

Kamila Krol-DeProphetis will be on maternity leave from July 2018 until December 2019.

Heidi Schmeiser is now permanently the Inquiry Program Manager: inquiry@cmbc.bc.ca; 604-742-2233

For the duration of the maternity leave, Sonia Price will be taking on the role of Quality Assurance Coordinator: qa@cmbc.bc.ca; 604-742-2236

and Anaïs Forest-Cooter will be covering for Sonia as our Registration Coordinator: registration@cmbc.bc.ca; 604-742-2237

We are pleased to introduce our newest staff member, Janelle LeBlanc, who is our new Office Administrator for the next 18 months: information@cmbc.bc.ca; 604-742-2230

CMBC would like to extend a warm welcome to Janelle and wish Kamila a wonderful next few months! We also wish Heidi, Sonia and Anaïs luck in their new roles. Thanks for your patience during this transition time.

UPDATE: Standard Outpatient Laboratory Requisition for Maternity Care

Please be advised that the Ministry of Health approved an updated Standard Outpatient Laboratory Requisition for Maternity Care (HLTH 1935 2018/03/23) in accordance with Laboratory Services Act Record of Decision # LSA2018-001. This requisition replaces the previously approved  Standard Outpatient Laboratory Requisition for Maternity Care (HLTH 1935 2017/09/19).

Implementation and utilization of the Standard Outpatient Laboratory Requisition for Maternity Care (HLTH 1935 2018/03/23) is required by September 31, 2018.

The form can be found here

Queries about these changes may be directed, via email, to the Ministry of Health Laboratory, Diagnostic, and Blood Services Branch at: LabServices@gov.bc.ca.

April 2018 Newsletter Published

CMBC has published the April 2018 Newsletter! You can view it here: APRIL NEWSLETTER

In this edition you will find information on upcoming courses for specialized practice, an Inquiry report, an explanation on how to set up billing payments with MSP, details on the launch of online CPC request and more!

Standard Outpatient Laboratory Requisition for Maternity Care

The Ministry of Health has approved the Standard Outpatient Laboratory Requisition for Maternity Care in accordance with the Laboratory Services Act Record of Decision # LSA2017-036. The form, HLTH 1935 2017/09/19, was approved on December 1st, 2017, and must be implemented by all maternity care providers no later than May 31st, 2018.  Please do not use the outdated Standard Outpatient Laboratory Requisitions for Midwives after May 31st, 2018.

The form can be found here

Queries about these changes may be directed, via email, to the Ministry of Health Laboratory, Diagnostic, and Blood Services Branch at: LabServices@gov.bc.ca.