In accordance with the Criminal Records Review Act, all regulated health professionals, including physical therapists, are required to undergo a criminal record check every five years. Also, doing the criminal record re-check on the year it’s due is a requirement for renewing your registration for the following year.
This year, CPTBC anticipate about 1,700 registrants will be due for a criminal record re-check. In preparation for this, registration will be providing more information in the coming months on who needs to undergo their criminal record re-check and how to go about getting it done. Stay tuned!