” The cohort file also allows us to temper, to some extent, our interpretation of the intentions reported in the main National Physician Survey research file. Intention to retire, adopt an electronic record or change a practice in other ways does not always pan out in the time period originally planned.”
National Physician Survey Cohort – a multi-year analysis. (C3PR, January, 2014, PDF)
The National Physician Survey is produced by the CFPC, the CMA, and the Royal College. Our data is drawn from surveys sent to every licensed physician in Canada as well as to all Canadian medical residents and students.