Each organization receives:

  • Consultation with site leadership and Doctors Manitoba to determine readiness, review peer support evidence, and learn about program details
  • Up to 4 hours of peer support training (asynchronous training available)
  • Honoraria for physicians who participate in peer support training 
  • Quarterly Peer Support physician leader meetings with Doctors Manitoba
  • Semi-annual multi-organization Peer Support Community of Practice meetings with Doctors Manitoba to build skills, debrief, etc. 
  • Annual multi-site peer support training to expand teams
  • Additional ad-hoc meetings between individual networks and/​or physician leaders and DRMB are available if additional support is required 
  • Evaluation tools and support 
  • Ongoing support and coordination from a dedicated Peer Support Doctors Manitoba staff
OPS Program Model

To learn more about the OPS Program or if you’re interested in developing a peer support team, contact Kate McIntyre, Physician Peer Support Coordinator at kmcintyre@​doctorsmanitoba.​ca.

Reach Out for Peer Support

Doctors Manitoba is currently working with the following groups to develop, train, and sustain peer support teams. 

To receive a Peer Supporter Contact List, reach out to the physician leader for your department or region listed below: 

If you are not a part of these departments or regions but would like to access individual or group peer support, call the Physicians at Risk (PAR) intake number at 2042378320.

For more information about the OPS Program, contact Kate McIntyre, Physician Peer Support Coordinator at kmcintyre@​doctorsmaniotba.​ca.