Medical Record Keeping For Physicians

Wednesday, October 24, 2018
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Space available
$451.50 ($430 course fee + $21.50 GST) for registrants
$556.50 ($530 course fee + $26.50 GST) for non-registrants
College Offices
300–669 Howe Street
Vancouver, BC, V6C 0B4

This course is a one-day interactive workshop primarily directed at family/general practitioners and other physicians providing primary care. The course is delivered in an interactive format using case-based examples and simulated patient encounters to demonstrate the practice of effective clinical record keeping. 

Program objectives:

At the conclusion of this course, participants will:

  • recognize the regulatory requirements of the medical record (CMPA, Medical Services Commission and College)
  • have discussed the different types of physician-patient encounters and document appropriately
  • have identified and incorporated innovative changes to their medical record keeping
  • have demonstrated knowledge and understanding of what a good medical record entails


The University of British Columbia Division of Continuing Professional Development (UBC CPD) is fully accredited by the Committee on Accreditation of Continuing Medical Education (CACME) to provide study credits for continuing medical education for physicians.  This course has been reviewed and approved by the UBC Division of Continuing Professional Development. This Group Learning course meets the certification criteria of the College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been certified by UBC CPD for up to 5.5 Mainpro+ credits. Each physician should claim only those credits he/she actually spent in the activity.