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Level II

Canada Health Infoway is an independent not-for-profit corporation that works with the provinces and territories to implement the health information systems needed to manage Canadians’ health and health care information.

Level I

The CMA is a national, voluntary association of physicians and physicians-in-training. The CMA is a leader in engaging and serving physicians and is the national voice for the highest standards of health and health care. The CMA also provides leadership guidance to physician, wealth management advice and knowledge products and services through its subsidiaries, MD Financial Management and Joule™, respectively.

As partners in progress, Doctors of BC works as an autonomous, provincial division of the Canadian Medical Association (CMA) - a voluntary organization that serves as the national voice of standardized medicine. Together, we work to advocate on behalf of our members to help move the medical community forward for all Canadians.


PetalMD is a leader nation-wide for Web Productivity Tools and Mobile Services Solutions for healthcare professionals with more than 35,000 Canadian users. The company offers management tools to lighten the administrative tasks of healthcare professionals as a scheduling software, secure messaging and online appointment platform for physicians, medical clinics and hospitals.

Level III

The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) represents more than 34,000 members across the country. It is the professional organization responsible for establishing standards for the training and certification of family physicians. The CFPC reviews and accredits continuing professional development programs and materials that enable family physicians to meet certification and licencing requirements and lifelong learning interests. It also accredits postgraduate family medicine training in Canada’s 17 medical schools. The College provides quality services, supports family medicine teaching and research, and advocates on behalf of family physicians and the specialty of family medicine.


A not-for-profit organization funded by the Government of Canada, dedicated to accelerating healthcare improvement. CFHI plays a unique, pan-Canadian role in spreading healthcare innovations. We help teams from different jurisdictions work together on common improvement priorities, providing opportunities to implement and spread patient-centred, evidence-informed solutions across regions, provinces and territories.


The CMPA's protection includes medical liability advice and assistance for physicians in Canada. The CMPA also promotes safe medical care and offers resources for professional development and training.

Royal Roads University provides high-quality, innovative, competitively priced, and applied postsecondary education to working professionals and career-focused students in Canada and around the globe.