You can block off some or all province-specific statutory holidays in provider's schedules. Your CHR has a default list of statutory holiday that are specific to the province that your clinic is located in.


  1. From the main menu, click Settings > Scheduling > Hours.

  2. Next to the provider's name, click Edit and then Holidays.
    A window <Provider's> Holiday Exempts appears.

  3. Click Add Holiday Exempt and select a holiday that you want to block off in your schedule.

    The selected holiday is displayed in a list. Repeat the above step to add other holidays. The already selected holidays will appear greyed out in the list of holidays to choose from.

    💡 Tip: If you want to remove a chosen holiday from the your schedule, from the list hover over one and click the trash icon.

  4. Click Save.

  5. Finally, refresh your browser to see the chosen statutory holidays in the provider's schedules.

Once the statutory holidays are added to the provider's schedule, they appear at the top of the provider's schedule with the day/date highlighted in green. You can see the name of the statutory holiday when you hover over the date.

📌 Note: The provider's schedule is not blocked off and appointments can still be made as per usual. If you want to block off the day(s), you can do so by creating a statutory holiday template. See Creating templates for blocking off time in provider's schedules.

Updated September 3, 2021

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