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Legislation and standards

The Yukon Medical Council regulates the practice of medicine in the Yukon in accordance with the Medical Profession Act and its subordinate regulations.

Code of Ethics

Yukon physicians must adhere to the Canadian Medical Association’s Code of Ethics.

Standards of practice

The standards of practice reflect the minimum standard of professional behaviour and ethical conduct on specific topics or issues expected by the Yukon Medical Council of all physicians and surgeons in the Yukon.

Administration of practice


Medical practice

Physician-patient relationship

Other YMC policies and guidelines