Newsflash June 6, 2024

This edition includes invites to VDFP webinars on how to apply for a PRA-BC family physician and on Business Pathways, updates on a new list of temp MOAs, a reminder of the CPOE roll-out starting at RJH, new summer socials and more. Read it here

Webinar: PRA-BC – Are you looking for a family physician to join your clinic?

Hear from PRA-BC host physician and assessor Dr Carol Williams and from Island Health program staff how to apply for a physician candidate and how to become a PRA-BC Assessor. Event hosted by VDFP. Date: Wednesday June 26 Time: 5:30 – 6:30 pm Location: Zoom Participants will be compensated for 1 hour at current sessional […]

New summer socials

Join your colleagues and try out ocean dipping this summer! Or drop by the beach and cheer them on. Your physician host will wait for you at the location listed below for 15 minutes before those in attendance make their way into the water.  Brrr-ave the cold and you’ll earn a t-shirt or toque! Saturday […]

Check out the latest Cheers

A shout-out to Dr Laura Phillips and Dr Hillary Quinn who received cheers! Click here to view their cheers and post your own.

What matters to you? Add to the Healthcare Rx board

In March 2024, the South Island Medical Staff Association, Victoria Division of Family Practice, South Island Division of Family Practice, and the Saanich Peninsula Physicians Society joined forces to host our Healthcare Rx wellness event. Participants were invited to fill in the blanks about joy in medicine. Here are a few of their thoughts: What […]

Crazy Socks4Docs Day

Break out your colourful, mismatched socks tomorrow Friday, June 7, to shine a light on the importance of physician mental health and show your support for your colleagues. Learn more about the Crazy Socks4Docs movement on the SIMSA website.

Divisions Dispatch May 28, 2024

The FPSC’s latest newsletter includes RSVP info for EMR skill-building sessions for physicians and staff, the May 22 and 24 PAS newsletters, updates on Board roles open for nominations at the Health Data Coalition, and more that will not be duplicated in the Newsflash. Read it here