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March 27, 2020

Today's Family Medicine News Highlights

Today's Family Medicine News Highlights

    Mar. 26, 2020

    Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan

    On March 18th, 2020 the Prime Minister announced a new set of economic measures as part of the Government of Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan. This $82 billion plan will provide up to $27 billion in direct support to Canadian workers and businesses along with an additional $55 billion to meet the liquidity needs of Canadian businesses and households through tax deferrals to help stabilize the economy. Many of these supports are relevant to family physicians, in their patient care and as business owners and employers. This briefing note highlights some of these measures that will be important for family physicians and their patients.

      Mar. 19, 2020

      COVID-19 Information and Resources

       On December 31, 2019, a new strain of the coronavirus was identified in Wuhan, China. While the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak has been widely publicized in the past month, several cases in Canada have only recently been confirmed with others under investigation. On January 30, 2020, the World Health Organization declared the outbreak to be a public health emergency of international concern.

        March/April 2020

        This month's issue of Annals of Family Medicine now available

        Check out this month’s issue of Annals of Family Medicine.

          March 5, 2020

          The CFPC calls for improved access to opioid agonist treatment for all incarcerated individuals

          (March 5, 2020, Mississauga, ON) The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) has released a position statement advocating for equal access to opioid agonist treatment (OAT) for all incarcerated individuals who require care for opioid use disorder.

          Mar. 1, 2020

          CFPC partners MD Financial Management and Scotiabank help members with investment advice

          false 2020-03-01 A message from CFPC’s partners MD Financial Management and Scotiabank COVID-19 Upends Markets: How to avoid emotional investing Global markets have taken a devastating hit as COVID-19 continues to spread. We know many of you are on the front lines of the outbreak and are

            Mar. 1, 2020

            eNews March 2020: Chapter News

            false 2020-03-01 Alberta College of Family Physicians Make Time to Celebrate Excellence: ACFP Awards 2020 Call for Nominations The Alberta College of Family Physicians (ACFP) honours exceptional learners, residents, clinics, and physicians who advance excellence in family medicine within com

              Mar. 1, 2020

              New: The Patient’s Medical Home one-page handouts

              false 2020-03-01 The latest Patient’s Medical Home (PMH) one-pagers are designed specifically for family practice teams, patients, and policy makers.

                Mar. 1, 2020

                Join the CFPC’s online family physician community devoted to the COVID-19 pandemic and its challenges

                false 2020-03-01 The COVID-19 pandemic is an enormous challenge for our country and its family doctors. Many of us are looking for answers to questions and for support as we adapt to this rapidly evolving health crisis.

                  Mar. 1, 2020

                  Waiving Mainpro+ credit requirements and extending cycles

                  false 2020-03-01 Our primary aim at the College of Family Physicians of Canada at the moment is to support you during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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