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March 2017

Associate members of the CFPC may now act as a primary referee for non-physician researchers and educators

To recognize the important role our valued colleagues from disciplines outside of family medicine play in contributing to research and teaching in family medicine, the CFPC has approved a new approach for Associate membership: Existing Associate members may now act as a primary referee for non-physician researchers and family medicine educators who are applying for Associate membership.  

    August 2011

    BCCFP 23rd Annual Scientific Assembly

    The BC College of Family Physicians (BCCFP) hosts its 23rd Annual Scientific Assembly in Vancouver, BC at the Hyatt Regency on October 15 and 16, 2011.

      September 2016

      Besrour Centre Update - September 2016

      Almost 5,000 delegates will attend the WONCA World Conference in Rio de Janeiro Brazil, and The Besrour Center is pleased to be part of the event!

        April 2016

        Best Advice – Physicians Remuneration in a Patient’s Medical Home

        As part of the CFPC’s ongoing advocacy for the Patient’s Medical Home, the Remuneration Best Advice Guide, aims to support family physicians and policy decision makers with information on how a remuneration model can address different community needs, and the outcomes associated with the models in different scenarios.

        July 2016

        Best Advice Guide - Chronic Care Management in a Patient’s Medical

        The CFPC’s Best Advice guide Chronic Care Management in a Patient’s Medical Home, provides actionable advice to family physicians about chronic care management in family practice settings. While this guide applies to all types of family practices, the strategies described involve many important components of the Patient’s Medical Home model.

          February 2018

          Best Advice guide helps family physicians care for Canada’s military families

          The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) released the Best Advice guide Caring for Military Families in the Patient’s Medical Home in 2017. Since its release, the guide has received positive reviews. The CFPC’s Programs and Practice Support department would like to further evaluate the effectiveness and uptake of the guide. Your feedback is valued, and helps inform the content of future initiatives.

            January 2018

            Best Advice guide on social determinants of health gets a Japanese edition

            The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) has granted permission to the Japan Network of Health Promoting Hospitals (JNHPH) to translate the Best Advice guide Social Determinants of Health. The document, developed in support of the Patient’s Medical Home model of care, provides a background on the social determinants of health and interventions that can be employed at clinical, community, and population levels.

              May 2016

              Best Advice Guide: Health Literacy in the Patient’s Medical Home

              The latest Best Advice Guide on the topic of Health Literacy supports the crucial first pillar in the Patient’s Medical Home (PMH), Patient-Centeredness. This guide explores ways in which family physicians can support their patients understanding of health information by enhancing their own communication skills, increasing use of health literacy assessment tools in the practice, and by making better use of appropriate resources to match patents’ literacy needs during clinical interactions.

              November 2012

              Best Advice: Patient Rostering in Family Practice

              The objective of this paper, Best Advice: Patient Rostering in Family Practice, is to provide guidance for Canadian family physicians who have already implemented or are considering patient rostering in their practices. The paper highlights the benefits and limitations of patient rostering and provides information to help physicians implement rostering in family practice.

              May 2017

              Better Home Care

              The CFPC is proud to be part of the Better Home Care collaborative with the Canadian Home Care Association and the Canadian Nurses Association.

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