News

May 14, 2018

GPs can access a new provincial tool that helps doctors understand what the patient medical home (PMH) means in the context of their practices. The GPSC’s Practice Characteristics Matrix takes a closer look at the 12 attributes of the PMH and what they could look like at... read more

May 02, 2018

Many physicians have expressed interest in exploring how working in teams could benefit their clinical practice. For a one-page summary of the benefits of team-based care, including a list of the corresponding sources of evidence, download the GPSC’s handout.... read more

April 23, 2018

The GPSC received its first intake of primary care network (PCN) expressions of interest (EOI) from CSCs on February 1, 2018 and selected 10 communities to move ahead in two waves starting in April. A second intake of EOIs was originally planned for May 1, 2018; however... read more

April 21, 2018

The GPSC’s Spring Summit earlier this week was our largest ever. The two-day event attracted more than 440 attendees, including physicians, Ministry of Health and Doctors of BC staff, health authority representatives, and Divisions support staff.

The event... read more

March 19, 2018

March 8 marked a key milestone in the evolution of primary care in BC and the collective efforts of the Ministry of Health, Doctors of BC, divisions of family practice, and health authorities to support patients in a more meaningful way.

Division and health... read more

March 20, 2018