Newsflash April 11, 2024

This edition includes updates on a new worker safety guide for community physicians, the opportunity to test a new eating disorder pathway, events, and more. Read it here

Divisions Dispatch April 3, 2024

The FPSC’s latest Divisions Dispatch includes new episodes of the Addictions Practice podcast, updates on an Ask The Expert: Perinatal Care webinar and other events, the PAS (Provincial Attachment System) and LFP Payment Model newsletters, and more that will not be duplicated in the Newsflash. Read it here

Are you interested in testing a new pathway?

BC Children’s Hospital and Shared Care are seeking your feedback on the functionality and usefulness of the new “Point of Care Clinical Pathway for Possible or Confirmed Eating Disorder in BC Children and Youth”. Compensation will be provided. You are eligible to participate even if you do not see children or youth with possible or […]

New specialist maternity and women’s health clinic

At the Full Circle Clinic – Perinatal Care and Gynecology (formerly West Coast Perinatal Care), gynecologists, high-risk pregnancy specialists, family physicians, midwives, nurses, allied health professionals and support staff collaborate in nine specialized clinics including Urgent gyn assessment, pelvic organ prolapse, women’s sexual health, early pregnancy, and pregnancy loss. Updated referral form to be available […]

ICYMI: Perinatal care resources for family physicians

During our maternity care provider shortage, keeping first-trimester care knowledge up to date is essential for all who are responsible for providing it (longitudinal and WIC FPs). Check out these resources: First-Trimester Care algorithm for longitudinal and WIC FPs: Use the early pregnancy algorithm for guidance from dating to tests, screening, and billing. Also available on Pathways. Funded […]

Event: Early Psychosis Intervention program Open House

Island Health’s Early Psychosis Intervention program is inviting physicians and other community partners to come and visit their new office location. Date: Wednesday, April 17 Time: 12 – 3 pm Location: 210-3960 Quadra Street View flyer

Event: Beer Banter

Come connect with colleagues old and new! Non-alcoholic beverages and appies provided. Hosted by Drs Melissa Duff (board chair) and Alexandra Dozzi (board director). Date: Thursday, April 25 Time: 7:30 – 9:30  pm Location: The Fernwood Inn View flyer and RSVP