The new MSC Portal has been launched!

Dear CIPHI Members,

The new CIPHI Member Service Centre (MSC) portal is now live.

Please take some time to review the attached communication about our improved Member resources and the MSC entry guide to support you while navigating through the portal.

ciphi.in1touch.org

What’s New with CoPE – March 2022

Members Service Centre (MSC) Entry Guide

Sincerely,

Council of Professional Experience
cope@ciphi.ca
CPC Program Information
Member Service Centre

CIPHI Durham 2022

Hello,

We’re back! The Durham Region Health Department has resumed planning for the 2022 CIPHI National Annual Educational Conference. We are excited to announce that we will be hosting the first hybrid conference! You can now experience the conference virtually or in-person. After facing many challenges in the last 2 years, get ready to learn, collaborate, network, and have fun! Our conference will be held at the Ajax Convention Centre, Ajax Ontario on September 11th-14th, 2022. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at aec2020info@ciphi.ca.

We thank you for your continued support! Please visit our website, ciphidurham2022.ca for more information and updates!

#ShareTheVision2022 #CIPHIDurham2022 #CIPHI2022

CIPHI 2022 AEC Planning Committee

Practicum Requirement Update *This is an important update for Practicum Training Agencies and future CIPHI Candidates.*

The Board of Certification (BOC) has amended Administrative Policy 3 and
the associated “Practicum Guideline for Training Agency & Trainees –
Revised November 2021

See this document, below are some highlighted changes:

  1. 1. During the course of the practicum, candidates are now required to obtain a minimum of 420 hours that are directly related to the Learning Module Goals. This will be done as follows:
  • Candidates are responsible for tracking hours during the minimum period of 12 calendar weeks and *420 hours *of supervised work, not including travel time.
  • Candidates who submit inaccurate, incomplete, or ineligible practicum documentation may be refused examination and are subject to an administrative fee in accordance with BOC policy 6.
  • Practicum Coordinators are responsible for ensuring that the candidates hours are accurate.
  • The BOC is also auditing candidate practicum hours to confirm that the minimum 420 hours have been met, before allowing the candidate to sit the Oral BOC Exam.

2. To be eligible to take the BOC exam, candidates must have successfully completed a practicum at least 50 days before and no more than 5 years prior to the oral exam date to which the candidate is applying. Candidates who have not successfully completed a practicum within 5 years of the oral exam date are not eligible to apply for the BOC examination.

CIPHI REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST – National Directors

Dear Members:

In alignment with the CIPHI National Executive Council strategic vision, CIPHI is seeking Expressions of Interest for up to three (3) National Director positions.

Position Responsibilities:

Each National Director will be assigned a portfolio based on the NEC strategic plan, and will have responsibility for co-chairing the portfolio committee and working in partnership with the other members of the NEC to advance the vision and directive of CIPHI.

Qualifications:

Regular/Life/Retired member of CIPHI

Recent experience as an NEC member

Recent experience as Chair of an NEC committee

Recent NEC experience in one of the three CIPHI Priority Areas:

  • Education
  • Advocacy
  • Policy/Governance

Term of Appointment:

Each National Director will be appointed for up to a three-year term, with CIPHI Member ratification occurring at each subsequent Annual General Meeting. National Directors may be appointed for up to two consecutive terms.

Appointment Process:

Upon receipt of Expressions of Interest, the CIPHI National Officers will review each application for the skills, experience, and qualifications in alignment with the CIPHI vision and priority objectives. The National Executive Council will vote to affirm the appointment of National Directors at a duly convened NEC meeting.

Please submit a written expression of interest outlining how you meet the above criteria (no more than 250 words) along with a recent resume/CV to office@ciphi.ca. Expressions will be received until 16:00 PST on December 1, 2021. Late applications will not be considered.

Sincerely,
The CIPHI Office