News & Events
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.
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.
NOW that your concurrent session presentation has been accepted:
Concurrent session presenters are responsible for submitting their slide decks, conflict-of-interest declarations, and any special AV requests. Key dates, relevant links and more to help you prepare for the conference are below.
IPAC - PANA (Peel and Neighboring Areas) Summer Social
Reprocessing in the Community Educational Event
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
1. Access to care: improving access to team-based care
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’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:
Collingwood Today article published May 27, 2019
By Orillia Matters Staff, Collingwood Today
If past success is any indicator, local organizations seeking to establish an Ontario Health Team (OHT) in Orillia have an excellent track record of collaboration to showcase in their application.