Newsflash August 10

Topics include a new MOA Network Working Group, new CBT for MDs Skills Groups, perinatal care resources, and more. Read more

New CBT for MDs Skills Groups available

UBC’s Continuing Professional Development will be starting several new CBT Skills Group cohorts for MDs in the fall. In the past, the VDFP provided access to these groups and received high praise from members about their value. Sign up here. If you’ve never done a CBT Skills Group, maybe now’s the time! The Division provides […]

Cheers for Peers

A shout-out to Drs Michael Vaughan and Margaret Manville who received cheers from peers. Check out the cheers and add your own here – let’s keep the cheers going!

Practice Ready Assessment Return of Service program accepting clinic applications

Is your clinic interested in a Practice Ready Assessment Return of Service physician? Nine candidate placements are available for Vancouver Island for the spring 2024 intake. Please read the program information and submit the application form to Island Health by end of day September 1st. Candidates will be practice-ready in the fall of 2024 and […]

Divisions Dispatch August 2

This edition includes the July 28 LFP Payment Model newsletter featuring locum interaction codes and EMR supports for LFP panel submissions; information on new compensation for providing specialized services to ICBC patients, and more that will not be duplicated in the Newsflash. Read it here

New MOA Network Working Group is seeking members

The Victoria Division is launching a new MOA Network and is looking for interested MOAs and Office Managers of Victoria PCN clinics to join the MOA Network Working Group. This group will inform and guide the design and implementation of the Network. The MOA Network The MOA Network will support the evolving needs of MOAs […]

First-Trimester Care algorithm for longitudinal and WIC FPs

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). Use the early pregnancy algorithm for guidance from dating to tests, screening, and billing. Also available on Pathways.

Funded mentorship program: Maternity Care for BC (MC4BC)

Did you know? MC4BC supports FPs to strengthen their obstetrical knowledge and skills through hands-on experience, peer mentorship, and financial compensation. Nearly 100% of surveyed participants agree that MC4BC increased their confidence to practice obstetrics. The program offers flexibility with learning objectives, schedules, locations, and timelines. Read more