Health Law: A primer for family caregivers in the mental health and addictions sector

Thu, August 26, 2021 - Thu, September 09, 2021
ZOOM Webinar

hosted by the ontario caregiver organization


Part 1: In this session, we will examine how the Health Care Consent Act and Personal Health
Information Protection Act, 2004 affect an individual’s rights, the roles and obligations of substitute
decision-makers, and practical strategies for navigating the health system. It will also speak to special
issues in the mental health and addictions sectors, and key issues regarding children and youth.

Delivery of Cognitive Behaviour Therapy for Insomnia via Virtual Platform

Wed, July 21, 2021
ZOOM Webinar

Hosted by AFHTO & Queens FHT

In this webinar Cynthia and Erin will review the first line treatment for chronic insomnia and describe its components.  They will also explore how to set up and run a virtual group program in a multidisciplinary team setting.   Additionally, attendees will be provided with a general program outline as well as helpful tools and resources to individualize their own CBTi group program. 

At the end of this session the participant will be able to:   

Aggregate Primary Care Vaccination Report Info Sessions

Wed, July 21, 2021 - Thu, July 29, 2021
ZOOM Webinar

Please join to learn more about the new COVaxON Aggregate Primary Care Vaccination Report, as helpful strategies are discussed for accessing the reports and using the information to reach out to patients to understand their needs and discuss the benefits of receiving the COVID-19 vaccine. 

Target Audience:  Primary care providers, Executive Directors, Clinical Managers, Decision Support or Administrative staff involved in Patient Enrollment Models of Care

Please register for one of the following sessions: 

COVID-19 Community of Practice for Ontario Family Physicians

Fri, July 09, 2021

Hosted by the Family and Community Medicine Department at the University of Toronto and the OCFP

Please join for the twenty-fifth in their series 'Changing the way we work' on July 9, 2021 at 8:00-9:00am (ET). More information to come....

    To register, click here

    For more information on the University of Toronto DFCM COVID-19 CoPs, click here.

    Geriatric Clinical Pharmacology and GeriMedRisk: Drug Safety for Older Adults beyond "Start Low, Go Slow"

    Thu, June 24, 2021
    ZOOM Webinar

    HOSTED BY AFHTO & GeriMedRisk

    In this webinar, Dr. Ho will review the pharmacology of aging and its impact on adverse drug events among seniors. Additionally, Dr. Ho will also introduce practical, accessible tools and services that primary care providers can use to optimize drug safety, including accessing GeriMedRisk.

    Providing Care to 2SLGBTQ Persons

    Thu, June 24, 2021

    Hosted by the Ontario Caregiver Organization

    This webinar focuses on personal and professional patient-centered care for 2SLGBTQ individuals. Speakers will discuss cultural safety and humility, clinical competencies, and interdisciplinary care for cisgender and transgender patients. We will also explore chosen families, inclusive language and communications to 2SGBTQ individuals. 

    Evaluating Integrated Care: How should we be evaluating integrated care?

    Tue, June 22, 2021

    Hosted by HSPN, IFIC Canada & Emerald Publishing

    June 22, 2021 | 12:00 - 13:30 EDT | 17:00 - 18:30 BST | 18:00 - 19:30 CEST

    Join for a special event brought to you by the Health System Performance Network, in partnership with the International Foundation for Integrated Care- Canada, and Emerald Publishing. They will be presenting the latest thinking in evaluation of integrated care, both locally and at the health system level.

    To register, click here.