June 20, 2018

One of the ways to optimize a GP practice in order to achieve a patient medical home is for a family physician to understand clearly the whole patient population under their care. Assessing the patient panel enables family doctors to understand both the patients they’re... read more

June 18, 2018

What new doctors want: Attracting med school grads and GP residents to practice in BC

A panel of new grads and residents at the recent GPSC Spring Summit was asked about their hopes, aspirations, and concerns for their future careers during a session entitled “... read more

June 06, 2018

A key component in enabling a family practice to operate at its full potential as a patient medical home is the addition of interprofessional team members – such as nurses – to support GPs in the care of patients.

READ MORE: primary care teams keep frail... read more
June 04, 2018

The summer 2018 issue of the quarterly GPSC newsletter, GP Update, is now online. This issue features articles on:

“Skills, not only pills:” Nova Scotia adopts Practice Support Program adult mental health module Working with nurses in practices Team-based approach... read more
June 01, 2018

The Ministry of Health has recently made a series of media announcements about its primary health care strategy that feature its plans for establishing primary care networks (PCNs) across the province:

Creating new opportunities for nurse practitioners as part of... read more
March 20, 2018