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June 18, 2018

What new doctors want: Attracting med school grads and GP residents to practice in BC

A panel of new grads and residents at the recent GPSC Spring Summit was asked about their hopes, aspirations, and concerns for their future... read more

June 06, 2018

A key component in enabling a family practice to operate at its full potential as a patient medical home is the addition of interprofessional team members – such as nurses – to support GPs in the care of patients.

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June 04, 2018

The summer 2018 issue of the quarterly GPSC newsletter, GP Update, is now online. This issue features articles on:

  • “Skills, not only pills:” Nova Scotia adopts Practice Support Program adult mental health module
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June 03, 2018

At the Doctors of BC annual general meeting on June 2, Dr Shelley Ross received the Silver Medal of Service award for her outstanding contributions to medicine and improving the welfare of British Columbians. Through her involvement... read more

June 01, 2018

As of June 1, 2018, two new fees to compensate physicians for treatment of patients with opioid use disorder came into effect:

  • 13013 (Assessment for Induction of Opioid Agonist Treatment (OAT) for Opioid Use Disorder) is a... read more