PMH/PCN News


February 18, 2021

On February 9, the GPSC co-chairs shared a letter with divisions and partners that provided the following update: For those communities who have already submitted expressions of interest (EOI), the Ministry’s Primary Care Planning and Implementation Oversight team and the...

October 21, 2020

With many community doctors turning to virtual care to keep patients and staff safe during the pandemic, one of the questions raised was:  “What can we do to help vulnerable patients who don’t have access to technology?” Dr Pardeep Dhillon and the Maple Ridge Division...

February 24, 2020

Twenty-three divisions of family practices are collaborating with partners at the local, regional and provincial levels to develop primary care networks (PCNs) in communities across the province. As of February 2020, 42 PCNs are in various stages of planning and...

January 23, 2020

More than 2,300 family physicians have completed the GPSC’s Patient Medical Home (PMH) Assessment at least once since it was introduced in 2017. Based on feedback from family physicians and from local divisions, the GPSC has made improvements to the PMH Assessment. These...

January 14, 2020

November 3, 2020 update: GPSC’s Community Longitudinal Family Physician Payment (CLFP Payment) now includes new to practice family physicians who provide longitudinal care The GPSC’s first Community Longitudinal Family Physician (CLFP) Payment will be paid to eligible...

March 20, 2018