About the College
The College of Allied Health Professionals of Prince Edward Island (CAHPPEI, the College) is a not-for-profit organization with the legislated mandate to regulate the practice of Medical Laboratory Technology (MLT), Medical Radiation Technology (MRT) and Respiratory Therapy (RT) professions for the province of PEI, in the public interest.
The College is responsible for ensuring the mandate as set out in the Regulated Health Professions Act, Regulations and College Bylaws are fulfilled.
The mandate of the College is to:
- Service and protect the public interest in all we do;
- Regulate the practice of Medical Laboratory Technology, Medical Radiation Technology and Respiratory Therapy in the province;
- Set educational and entry to practice professional standards;
- Set continuing education standards;
- Enforce ethical conduct, standards of practice, and continuing education; and
- Investigate complaints against health professionals working in MLT, MRT, and RT professions.
The College Council governs, controls, and administers the affairs of the College in accordance with the Regulated Health Professions Act and Regulations. The Council deals with College business through the appointed Registrar.
The CAHPPEI Council is made up of nine (9) individuals. The composition of the Council is defined in the Act and CAHPPEI Bylaws. The Council includes two (2) members from each regulated profession and three (3) Public Representatives. The role of the Council is further detailed in the Bylaws. More information