COVID-19 Resources and Links

Discounted hotel rooms for healthcare workers

Marriott International is now offering a discounted Caregiver Rate at many of its hotel properties nationwide. Please use these instructions to book online.

Critical Care Upskilling & Training

  • Quick ICU Training – University of Toronto
    An online resource for non-intensive care clinicians (doctors, nurses, RTs, and others) who may find themselves working in critical care units during the pandemic.  It can serve as a study guide or quick reference, and includes short “pocket card” summaries, evidence-focused lectures, procedural demonstration videos and links to additional resources. 

Position Statements & Operating Room Recommendations

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Physician Mental Health

Finances

  • Cheat sheets have been developed by MD Financial in order to understand the financial support measures now available from the federal government (as of March 26).  Specific sections have been created for: Medical Students and Residents, Practicing Physicians, Retired Physicians, Physician Family Members.
  • Latest advice and updates – MD Financial
  • The Scotiabank Healthcare+ Physician Banking Program provides exclusive banking benefits to all Canadian physicians. These benefits may offer timely value during this challenging period:
    • Prime minus 0.25% on unsecured personal line of credit (up to $400,000), home equity line of credit and student line of credit (up to $350,000 and a two-year grace period post-graduation for repayment)
    • Monthly fee waiver on business operating accounts and personal chequing accounts
    • Annual fee waiver on select personal and business credit cards
    • Flexible mortgage solution with preferred physician rates and miss-a-payment option

For Residents