What's New

Wednesday, September 21, 2016
The Q3 2016 edition of Update is now available. Download the pdf version here:  Update Q3...

Friday, September 16, 2016
At its regular meeting on September 10, 2016,  Council approved a revision to the Methadone...

Friday, September 16, 2016
The hearing re: Dr. Adekunle Williams Owolabi will reconvene at 9:30 AM, Monday, 26 September 2016...

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...

NEW - College has closed applications for CSAT

The College has received enough qualified applicants for CSAT to fill available spaces for the next two years. As such, the College has stopped accepting applications for CSAT, effective immediately (0900 hrs 16 September 2016).

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 issued over the past decade.

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.