New or updated professional standards and guidelines

The College develops Professional Standards and Guidelines to assist physicians in meeting high standards of medical practice and conduct. The topics addressed focus on specific issues that are relevant to the practice of medicine. Physicians are encouraged to become familiar with the College's Professional Standards and Guidelines. The Professional Standards and Guidelines are reviewed regularly and may be updated over time.



  • Medical Records
    Please note this standard replaces the following guidelines: Electronic Medical Records; Medical Records – Maintenance of Security; and Medical Records in Private Physicians’ Offices