News

August 21, 2018

Across the province, CSCs are exploring opportunities to establish and support primary care networks, building on other successful local initiatives. Currently, 11 communities are engaged in planning services for local PCNs. The first wave of communities, soon to move... read more

August 01, 2018

With the implementation of primary care networks (PCNs) across the province, the Ministry of Health is forming a new Primary and Community Care Policy Implementation Committee (PCCPIC) to oversee the various aspects of implementation of PCNs and an integrated system of... read more

July 09, 2018

The GPSC is developing a new Panel Development Incentive to compensate doctors for the time and effort required to improve the accuracy and quality of patient data. This incentive will enhance supports for panel management, which include in-practice coaching and EMR-... read more

July 06, 2018

Improved panel management enables family doctors to understand both the patients they are taking care of, and what those patients need. The concept is simple: better information about patients leads to better care for patients. Accurate and optimized patient data is... read more

June 27, 2018

The Comox Valley is one of the first five BC communities to receive funding to link patient medical homes (PMHs) with specialist services and community resources to create primary care networks (PCNs) that will connect patients with the care they need, when... read more

March 20, 2018