Published Reports

These reports and  policy papers have been published by the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC).  Can’t find a document? Some older documents are not listed online, but may be kept on file. Contact us.



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Defining competence for the purposes of certification by the College of Family Physicians of Canada: The evaluation objectives in family medicine.

The evaluation objectives in family medicine. The evaluation objectives presented here will guide the College’s Board of Examiners in the choice of criteria for the testing and certification of competence in family medicine, during both in-training evaluation and the Certification Examination in Family Medicine.

2010

Education Document/Report

Medical Education

Defining core procedure skills for Canadian family medicine training

The CFPC commissioned a Working Group on Procedural Skills to create a core and enhanced list of skills to guide residents’ training. This is the first list generated from suggestions of family physicians in practice.

2005

Education Document/Report

Medical Education

Educational reference manual: core emergency medicine training in family medicine residency programs.

This educational resource has been developed in order to provide all participants in the educational process of FM residency programs with consistent and simple-to-use tools. They reflect the work and commitment of EM educators in Canada to provide training that is consistent with the philosophy and vision of the CFPC in this domain.

2002

Education Document/Report

Emergency Medicine,

Medical Education

Ethics in Family Medicine - Faculty Handbook

The Committee on Ethics developed Ethics in Family Medicine: Faculty Handbook to provide faculty with a hands-on “how-to” approach. Use this practical guide when developing or reviewing curricula for teaching ethics and professionalism, and for training new faculty members.

2012

Education Document/Report

Ethics,

Medical Education

Family medicine bioethics curriculum: clinical cases and references.

Family medicine bioethics curriculum. This resource material is intended to facilitate ethics education in family medicine training programs. It may be used by teachers or learners; in small group discussions or in formal teaching sessions; in whole or in part.

2005

Education Document/Report

Ethics,

Medical Education

Family medicine in Canada: vision for the future.

Canada is facing a crisis. Timely access to health care services is getting progressively worse for Canadians. The single biggest reason for this is a severe shortage of health professionals. High on the list of those in short supply are family doctors. More than 4 million Canadians cannot find family physicians.

2004

CFPC Policy Paper

Health Care Delivery

Family medicine maternity care: implications for the future.

 This paper is intended to inform The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC), its members and other key stakeholders about the current state of family medicine maternity care across the country – in practice and in education / training.

2009

CFPC Policy Paper,

Education Document/Report

Maternity & Newborn Care

Family physicians and other specialists: Working and learning together. Conjoint Discussion Paper.

The CFPC and The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC) addressed the issues surrounding the relationships between family physicians and other specialists in a two day Colloquium, with the goal of improving working and learning relationships to enhance patient care, and patient and physician satisfaction.

2006

CFPC Policy Paper

Interprofessional Relations

Family physicians caring for hospital inpatients. Discussion Paper.

This discussion paper has been written for family doctors, health professionals with whom they work, hospital administrators and managers, medical school leaders, the patients whom family doctors serve, and other public audiences interested in the value and importance of family doctors working in various health care environments.

2003

CFPC Policy Paper

Hospitalists,

Health Care Delivery

Federal responsibilities in provincial health care spending. Briefing Note.

Since the 2007 Federal Budget, there have been two major changes made to the Canada Health Transfer. This briefing note will summarise how these changes will affect the allocation and the growth rate of the transfer, and the fiscal impact it will have on provinces.

2013

CFPC Policy Paper

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