The CFPC’s Best Advice guide Communities of Practice supports one of the pillars in the Patient’s Medical Home (PMH)—the concept of team-based care. This guide focuses on intraprofessional collaboration between family physicians, and provides actionable advice for establishing and maintaining communities of practice. Family physicians with special interests (FPSIs) include one or more areas of […]
Ottawa, April 14, 2016 — The Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse (CCSA) welcomes the release of The Health and Social Effects of Nonmedical Cannabis Use, a report by the World Health Organization (WHO) that provides a global look at the use of non-medical cannabis. The report shares critical evidence on the drug’s health impacts, with […]
At the recent Family Medicine Forum (FMF), the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) successfully launched the “Prevention in Hand” (PiH) website and mobile application. PiH was developed with the Public Agency of Canada (PHAC) to provide Canadian health care professionals and the public with reliable and easily accessible health information, clinical guidelines, and […]
We Invite Your Input! The growth of the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC), and a commitment to follow best practices, have created an opportunity to change the College’s national governance structure in order to ensure continued accountability as well as timely and effective governance; enhance efficiency; and increase opportunities for member engagement. College […]
The Minister of Health and Wellness, Hon. Doug Currie rose in the Legislature last week to declare Friday, November 28 Physician Appreciation Day. Drs Shannon Curtis, Megan Armstrong and Cyril Moyse were given special recognition as 2014 College of Family Physicians of Canada award recipients.
Patient's Medical Home
Striving for Excellence in the Patient’s Medical Home