College News & Announcements
Two Weeks Remaining To Renew Your Medical Licence & Corporation Permit
November 15, 2018
Annual renewal of your medical licence and corporation permit is now open online.
- If you are licensed to practise medicine in Nova Scotia, you must renew your medical licence.
- If you are a physician practising medicine under a corporation in which you are listed as a medical director, you must renew your corporation permit.
Avoid late fees, renew before end of the day November 30, 2018. Read More
Notice of Hearing Regarding Dr. Sarah Jones
November 7, 2018
Pursuant to the Medical Act, a Hearing Committee of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia will convene to consider allegations of professional misconduct, incompetence, conduct unbecoming and incapacity regarding Dr. Sarah Jones. The Hearing will be held at the offices of McInnes Cooper on a date to be determined.
Disciplinary Decisions & Interim Licence Sanctions
College Announces Decision Regarding Dr. William Vitale
A Hearing Committee of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia has approved the Consent Revocation Agreement resulting in the revocation of Dr. Vitale’s registration and medical licence pursuant to section 105 of the Medical Practitioners Regulations.
College Announces Decision Regarding Dr. Richard Heinrichs
September 25, 2018
The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia hereby gives notice that as a result of a complaint made by the Registrar Dr. D.A. (Gus) Grant and pursuant to the Nova Scotia Medical Act, Dr. Richard Heinrichs has agreed to a reprimand issued by the College.