Newsflash November 16

Topics include our new impact report, updates from the AGM, UPCC shift opportunities during respiratory illness season, and more. Read more

Highlights from the 2023 VDFP Annual General Meeting

More than 45 physician members and their guests joined us for a great time at our AGM on November 2nd at the Delta Ocean Pointe Resort. It was a fun and interactive AGM with plenty of networking time and a post-business program that had everyone on the edge of their seats! After a busy knowledge […]

Cheers for Peers

A shout-out to Drs Melissa Duff and Mike Jones who received cheers. Check out the cheers and add your own here – let’s keep the cheers going!

Divisions Dispatch November 15

The latest FPSC’s Divisions Dispatch includes updates on the Provincial Attachment System (PAS), the LFP Payment Model, grants to reduce administrative burden, webinars and more that will not be duplicated in the Newsflash. Read it here  

New Mental Health Act education requirements

Do you regularly and actively admit and/or treat patients who are receiving involuntary psychiatric treatment under the Mental Health Act (MHA)? If so, Island Health requires you to complete a new, accredited online education module by January 31st. The course can be found on the PHSA Learning Hub (Mental Health Act – Island Health online […]

New learning modules: Confidential information management and violence prevention

Island Health has endorsed new learning modules on confidential information management and on violence prevention. These courses are required for Island Health medical staff but are of interest to and accessible for all family physicians. Confidential Information Management Training As healthcare workers, we are tasked with the duty of protecting confidential information every day. Expansion […]