Social Media Q&A

Social Media Q&A

Q1: Why are the Social Media Guidelines, a “Guideline”? How is this different from a “Policy” or “Standards”? From Government of Canada – Legislation and Guidelines, “Guidelines are… documents that are used to interpret legislation and/or regulation. Although they may...
Private Practice Q&A

Private Practice Q&A

Q1: What are the considerations when starting a private practice in dietetics? There are some key aspects of starting a private practice to consider. They are listed below, and you are encouraged to review the CDBC Private Practice Resource for details for each...
Privacy Q&A

Privacy Q&A

Q1: Do patients/clients and/or family members have the right to record an interaction with me without my knowledge or permission? Can an audio recording be used in a court of law against healthcare workers? This response is a summary of a legal opinion provided by...
Cultural Safety and Humility Q&A

Cultural Safety and Humility Q&A

Q1: What is CSH and how does it apply to the practice of dietetics? Cultural safety is an outcome based on respectful engagement that recognizes and strives to address power imbalances inherent to health care relationships. It results in an environment free of racism...
Equity Diversity and Inclusion Report

Equity Diversity and Inclusion Report

Over the past year, CDBC engaged HRx Technology Inc., an EDI consulting firm, to conduct an audit of CDBC practices. CDBC reached out to registrants through a survey during the Fall 2020, conducted focus groups with dietitians from various backgrounds and individual...