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November 21 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Making Stress Leave Less Stressful: An event for medical staff

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Tuesday, November 21

5:30-6:30 PM

via Zoom

Details and registration here

Presented by the Providence Health Care Physicians & Surgeons Society (PHC-PASS) and the People Pillar Medical Staff Advisory Committee

Join us!  for a physician-led discussion of factors affecting medical staff stress leave.

Guest Panelists:

  • Dr. Vishal Varshney, Consultant Physician Lead, People Pillar, Providence Health Care Physicians & Surgeons Society (PHC-PASS)
  • Dr. Daisy Dulay, Medical co-lead for Specialist Services Committee Spreading Quality Improvement (SQI) & Medical Director of Patient Safety and Quality, Island Health
  • Dr. Tanya Fairweather, Worksafe BC Medical Advisor, Mental Health Claims Unit
  • Ms. Tam Akey, Director, Occupational Health & Safety, Providence Health Care

Key Objectives:

  • address the stigma of medical staff taking medical leave amidst moral injury
  • highlight supports for medical staff leave, from a professional, financial and personal standpoint
  • discuss opportunities for developing health authority occupational health and safety resources for medical staff