17 April 2020 – Doctor recruitment restrictions loosened

Type of Intervention: Executive Order
Sectors Involved: Health
Intervention Categories: Individual measures
Level of Jurisdiction: Quebec
Lead People/Agency: Health and social services minister (Danielle McCann)

Overview: Any doctor (previously « disengaged » or « non-participant”) can be recruited with the sole authorization of the concerned heath institution direction ; This authorization can not exceed the state of health emergency duration ;
Exclusion of the access-restricted city list of Boisbriand city
Full details here: https://cdn-contenu.quebec.ca/cdn-contenu/adm/min/sante-services-sociaux/publications-adm/lois-reglements/AM_numero_2020-026.pdf?1587471025

Type of Justification: Perception of an increased threat