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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false 2008-01-01 The brochure defines high blood pressure and tells how blood pressure is measured, and gives advice for home blood pressure monitoring and following a healthy diet. , , , , 2008. , Blood Pressure Canada. , , , ,Hypertension brochure. Blood Pressure Canada.


Endorsed Practice Resource,

Patient Information


Patient Education

    10 Years Later: A Progress Report on the Blueprint for Action 2000

    The Quality End-of-Life Care Coalition of Canada (QELCCC) is a group of 30 national organizations concerned about quality of end-of-life care. The QELCCC provides a forum for its members to share information, identify needs and gaps in end-of-life care, and advocate – with federal and provincial governments -- for better hospice palliative and end-of-life care for all Canadians.


    Endorsed Document

    Palliative Care

    2016 Canadian Family Medicine Clinical Cards

    SHARC-FM The Shared Canadian Curriculum 2016 Canadian Family Medicine Clinical Cards.


    Endorsed Practice Resource

    Medical Education

    A guide for health professionals working with aboriginal peoples (SOGC).

    Working with aboriginal peoples Aboriginal health is a highly relevant concern to the health care community. Aboriginal patients, whether identified as Aboriginal or not, will be encountered by most Canadian health care practitioners at some point in their practice. 


    Endorsed Document

    Aboriginal Health,

    Women’s Health

    A Model to Guide Hospice Palliative Care: Based on National Principles and Norms of Practice (Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association) Endorsed in 2003,

    Since the discovery of penicillin in the 1940s, the experience of illness has been changing. Modern century, people are living with illness for much longer than ever before. Today, they must deal with many complex issues: How can they get relief from their symptoms? How can they carry on with life as they have known it? How will the illness affect their roles and relationships? What can be done to change the illness experience? How can they restore or maintain their capacity for meaningful and valuable experiences that give quality to their lives?  


    Endorsed Practice Resource

    A New Vision for Canada: Family Practice - The Patient's Medical Home 2019

    Family physician leadership is central to the PMH vision, but in the context of working in collaborative teams with a range of interprofessional health care providers that are responsive to patient and community needs. The pillars of the PMH vision outline where family physicians and their teams should focus to ensure they are able to continue playing the vital role they occupy in our health care system.


    CFPC Policy Paper

    A Vision for Canada: Family Practice - The Patient's Medical Home (abridged version)

    In October 2009, the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) presented its discussion paper Patient-Centred Primary Care in Canada: Bring it on Home.3 It described the pillars of a model of family practice focused on meeting patient needs.* Feedback from a broad cross-section of stakeholders including family physicians, other health professionals and their associations, governments, and the public provided important perspectives that are now incorporated into this vision paper describing family practices throughout Canada serving as Patients’ Medical Homes.


    CFPC Policy Paper

    Accreditation and the issue of intimidation and harassment in postgraduate medical education. Guidelines for surveyors and programs.

    Accreditation and the issue of intimidation and harassment. At the request of the RCPSC, the CFPC and the CMQ the current working group reviewed work done on this topic from 1996 to 2003. This includes the document by the previous working group and also the Ethics and Equity Committee.


    Education Document/Report

    Medical Education

    Acute care of at risk newborns education manual.

    The Acute Care of at-RiskNewborns (ACoRN) program is designed for any practitioner who may be called upon to care for at-risk babies and their families, regardless of experience or training in neonatal emergencies. 


    Endorsed Practice Resource

    Maternity & Newborn Care

    Admission of rural origin students to medical school - recommended strategies.

    This report presents education, funding and admissions process recommended strategies to increase the number of rural origin students in Canadian medical schools.


    Endorsed Document,

    Education Document/Report

    Rural Practice,

    Medical Education

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