Guide to Physicians: Reducing the Medico-Legal Risk in TBC Settings
Developed by General Services Practitioner Committee (GPSC), this information sheet suggests practical steps that physicians can take to manage liability risks in team-based care settings. According to the Canadian Medical Protective Association (CMPA), the current medico-legal system that currently protects the interests of patients and individual providers can also protect team-based care practices. The information sheet provides general information and is not meant to be used as legal advice for specific legal situations. For medical legal advice and assistance, please contact the CMPA and/or a lawyer.