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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Fundamentals of fetal health surveillance: a self-learning manual.

Canadian Perinatal Programs Coalition or British Columbia Perinatal Health Program Fundamentals of fetal health surveillance. This is a two (2) day workshop is designed for those who would like to teach Intrapartum Fetal Health Surveillance in their facility or region.

2008

Endorsed Practice Resource

Maternity & Newborn Care

Getting it right at 18 months: In support of an enhanced well-baby visit

The CFPC endorses the Canadian Paediatric Society Position Statement, Getting it right at 18 months: In support of an enhanced well-baby visit.

2011

Endorsed Practice Resource

Global strategy on infant and young child feeding.

 WHO and UNICEF jointly developed the Global Strategy for Infant and Young Child Feeding to revitalize world attention to the impact that feeding practices have on the nutritional status, growth and development, health, and thus the very survival of infants and young children.

2003

Endorsed Practice Resource

Child & Adolescent Health Care,

Maternity & Newborn Care

Greig Health Record

The Greig Health Record is an evidence-based health promotion guide for clinicians caring for children and adolescents aged six to seventeen (6-17) years. It is meant to provide a template for periodic health visits that is easy to use and is easily adaptable for electronic medical records. Checklist templates include sections for weight, height and body mass index; psychosocial history and development; nutrition; education and advice; specific concerns; examination; ang assessment, immunization, and medications.

2010

Endorsed Practice Resource

Child & Adolescent Health Care,

Periodic Health Examination,

Preventive Care

Group Billing Practices by Province/Territory in Canada

Family physicians are offering their patients a range of user-friendly options to access information and care. Patient-centred practice strategies, such as group visits between patients and health professionals, may help improve chronic disease management. This chart identifies Group Billing Practices by Province/Territory in Canada. Note: Information is current as of July 6th, 2011, though subject to change at any time.

2011

CFPC Policy Paper

Health Care Delivery

Guide for Reflection on Ethical Issues Concerning Assisted Suicide and Voluntary Euthanasia

The CFPC is proud to support its members with a release of Guide for Reflection on Ethical Issues Concerning Assisted Suicide and Voluntary Euthanasia created by the CFPC Task Force on End-of-Life Care. Another excellent resource for physicians is the Canadian Medical Association (CMA)’s Framework on Assisted Dying: Principles-based Recommendations for a Canadian Approach to Assisted Dying.  

2015

CFPC Policy Paper,

Education Document/Report

Guide to enhancing referrals and consultations between physicians.

 There is growing knowledge and many new approaches developing in various regions of the country to improve the referral-consultation processes of care between referring and consulting physicians.

2009

Endorsed Practice Resource

Interprofessional Relations

Guidelines for Adolescent Depression in Primary Care (GLAD-PC) I.

 Guidelines were developed for youth aged ten to twenty-one (10 to 21) years and correspond to initial phases of adolescent depression management in primary care, including identification of at-risk youth, assessment and diagnosis, and initial management.

2007

Endorsed Practice Resource

Child & Adolescent Health Care,

Mental Health

Guidelines for Adolescent Depression in Primary Care (GLAD-PC) II.

 These guidelines are targeted for youth aged ten to twenty-one (10 to 21) years and offer recommendations for the management of adolescent depression in primary care.

2007

Endorsed Practice Resource

Child & Adolescent Health Care,

Mental Health

Health and Health Care Implications of Systemic Racism on Indigenous Peoples in Canada

Family physicians know that supporting a patient’s health requires trust, compassion, and mutual respect. For Indigenous patients and their families, this is not always achieved. Systemic racism has been identified as a major barrier to positive relationships between physicians and Indigenous patients and the best care of Indigenous peoples. This brief guide for physicians helps you understand better the role that systemic racism can play in shaping an Indigenous patient’s clinical experience, and what you can do about it. As Indigenous patients, Indigenous physicians, and allies, we are appealing to you to help us address this pervasive and harmful problem.

2016

CFPC Policy Paper

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