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March 22, 2019

Today's Family Medicine News Highlights

Today's Family Medicine News Highlights

    March 18, 2019

    The Patient’s Medical Home (PMH) 2019 vision charts the future of family practice

    (March 18, 2019, Mississauga ON) The College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC)’s Patient’s Medical Home (PMH) 2019 vision positions family practices to respond to the evolving needs of Canadian communities—through collaboration, accessibility, continuity, and social accountability. The PMH 2019 vision builds on the original PMH goals, formulated in 2011, to respond to current health care demands. The PMH Provincial Report Card 2019 graded the performance of each province against the original PMH pillars. Together, the PMH Report Card and the PMH 2019 vision provide a baseline for a new standard in care, with a renewed focus on cultivating long-term relationships with patients and supporting community-based care.

    Mar. 13, 2019

    eNews March 2019: Chapter News

    false 2019-03-13   New regulation regarding mandatory continuing medical education The Collège des médecins du Québec (CMQ) recently approved a new regulation, known as the Règlement sur la formation continue obligatoire des médecins . Beginning January 2019, all licensed family physicians in Q

      January 07, 2019

      In memory of Dr. Donald Watt, CFPC President 1986-1987

      Dr. Donald Watt is remembered as a compassionate, caring individual and a wonderful ambassador for family medicine. He passed away on December 29, 2018, in Abbotsford, British Columbia, at the age of 94.

      October 23, 2018

      A new resource to help family physicians support individuals with mental health and substance use problems

      October 23, 2018 – Montreal, Quebec Today, the Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC) and the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) launched the Best Advice guide: Recovery-Oriented Mental Health and Addiction Care in the Patient’s Medical Home at the Canadian Mental Health Association’s 3rd annual Mental Health for All (MH4A) Conference.

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