Special authorization - telemedicine and other

Telemedecine and other activities

A special authorization is a provision that is primarily used for the practice of telemedicine. 

Section 42.4 of the Professional Code

To submit an application:

You must complete the application through the CMQ’s Online services.
Documents required

To practice medicine in Québec:

You must hold a professional liability insurance.  
The amount of the coverage must be at all times at least $5,000,000 per claim, and at least $10,000,000 for the aggregate of the claims submitted during each period of coverage of one year, with a deductible amount not exceeding $1,000 per loss.

Last update: October 12, 2017