WorkSafeBC resources for community physicians

WorkSafeBC resources for community physicians

By Ernest Salcedo/ Celina Dunn, MD, CCFP, CIME/ Olivia Sampson, MD, CCFP, MPH, FRCPC, ABPM

In 2018, there were 155 753 work-related injuries reported to WorkSafeBC.[1] Many, if not most, community physicians will treat injured workers. There are several resources available to community physicians to help support them and their patients. Here are four avenues through which to get support from WorkSafeBC on work-related health conditions: