News & Events

Primary Care Virtual Community

Wed, June 26, 2019
Webinar

We are so pleased you joined us on April 25TH for the second session of the Primary Care Virtual Community and have shown interest in continuing your participation.

The Change Foundation is pleased to convene the primary care virtual community on behalf of the Ontario College of Family Physicians and the Association of Family Health Teams of Ontario. The virtual community brings together those in primary care that are interested in leading in their context and supporting meaningful system change within the Ontario healthcare system.

Cancer Care Ontario transitioning to fecal immunochemical test

Message on behalf of Cancer Care Ontario.
 
Cancer Care Ontario through its ColonCancerCheck (CCC) screening program is transitioning to the fecal immunochemical test (FIT) as the recommended screening test for people at average risk of developing colorectal cancer. The guaiac fecal occult blood test (gFOBT) will no longer be used in the CCC program.
 

HQO For Patients: A Skill-Building Webinar on the Habits of Highly Effective Patient Partners

Wed, June 12, 2019
Webinar

Patient partnering is an important part of Ontario’s health care system, and organizations are now partnering with patients more than ever to improve care.

But what can you expect when signing on as a patient partner? And what skills and habits can help you make an impact?


This one-hour webinar held by HQO will cover:

How patient partnering to improve health care quality is evolving in Ontario’s health care system

Six habits of highly effective patient partners, and how you can adopt these habits in your own work

AFHTO Bright Lights Awards - nominations now open! Only until June 28

Shine a light on your team’s achievements. Nominate an outstanding team or individual for a “Bright Lights” Award by June 28, 2019.

AFHTO’s “Bright Lights” Awards recognize AFHTO members’ leadership, outstanding work and the significant progress being made to improve the value interprofessional primary care teams across Ontario deliver.

There’s no better time to show what you can do. Select award recipients will receive an education grant.

“Bright Lights” Award recipients are:

AFHTO Bright Lights Awards

2019 Bright Lights Awards

AFHTO’s “Bright Lights” Awards recognize AFHTO members’ leadership, outstanding work and the significant progress being made to improve the value interprofessional primary care teams across Ontario deliver. Select award recipients will receive an education grant.

Bright Lights Award recipients are: