Ministry of Health Confirms Name of New Multi-profession College

The Ministry of Health has deposited regulation changes that reflect the final name for the new multi-profession regulatory college that will amalgamate:

  • The College of Physical Therapists of BC
  • The College of Dietitians of BC
  • The College of Occupational Therapists of BC
  • The College of Optometrists of BC
  • The College of Opticians of BC
  • The College of Psychologists of BC
  • The College of Speech and Hearing Health Professionals of BC.

The name for this new multi-profession college is the College of Health and Care Professionals of BC.

The College of Physical Therapists of BC will amalgamate with the other six colleges to form the College of Health and Care Professionals of BC on June 28, 2024. Until then, the College of Physical Therapists of BC and the other six colleges will continue to regulate health professionals.