December 19, 2014
Today's Family Medicine News Highlights
December 15, 2014
Results for the fall 2014 Certification Examination in Family Medicine are scheduled to be available before the end of the day on Tuesday, December 16, 2014. All candidates will be notified by e-mail as soon as the results have been released.
Week of December 15, 2014
An overview of upcoming CFPC activities and events.
December 2, 2014
More Canadian physicians than ever are embracing information technology. New data from the 2014 National Physician Survey (NPS) shows significant increases in the use of information technology since previous surveys in 2007 and 2010.
December 2, 2014
Thirty-nine national health-care organizations that comprise the Health Action Lobby (HEAL) issued a consensus statement today calling for the federal government to embrace the Canadian Way of addressing national health issues through compassion, consensus, and collaboration.
December 1, 2014
The CFPC national office will undergo a network shutdown at 6 a.m. EST on Saturday, December 6, 2014. Power will be restored that day at approximately 3 p.m. EST.
November 12, 2014
Organizations of the Hypertension Advisory Committee express their support of the College of Family Physicians of Canada’s (CFPC) report, From Red to Green. From Stop to Go, which outlines several nationally and internationally advocated policy initiatives that have the potential to prevent and control diet-related chronic diseases in both children and adults. Read the letter.
November 11, 2014
On Nov 12, 2014 The College of Family Physicians of Canada released a follow-up document to the 2013 Report Card, entitled “From Red to Green.
November 10, 2014
The Michaëlle Jean Foundation and the Research and Education Foundation of the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) are pleased to introduce the new Power of the Arts Family Medicine Fellowship. Offering approximately $60,000 over a three-year period, the Fellowship will enable family medicine researchers to study how the arts may be used in primary care to promote health and wellbeing in communities across Canada, and particularly among marginalized populations..
November 6, 2014
For the past two years, the CFPC has been a vocal opponent of the federal government’s decision to cut supplemental health care for refugees.