Recent and ongoing work of the Division
Division UPDATE July 2018
One page overview of work at the Division.
A Leader and Facilitator of Primary Care System Change
The Division is engaging both as an active community partner working to create a collaborative healthcare system and as a physician-led organization working to support our member community.
IN THE NEWS
Kamloops urgent primary care and learning centre will soon open its doors to the public
June 8: A media announcement from the Office of the Premier
Government announces first urgent primary care centre in Surrey
June 7: A media announcement from the Office of the Premier
New strategy unveiled to recruit and retain more graduates in family medicine
May 27: A media announcement from the Office of the Premier
B.C. government’s primary health-care strategy focuses on faster, team-based care
May 24: A media announcement from the Office of the Premier
Creating new opportunities for nurse practitioners as part of team-based care system
May 23: A media announcement from the Office of the Premier
Urgent care centres yet to open, but larger health-care plan coming soon
May 23: CBC news article about the larger healthcare plan that is underway in the province
Developing a Primary Care Framework for Networks in Vancouver
Our goal is to create a framework for Vancouver that supports the change as set out in the overarching Ministerial policy papers and positions family physicians as leaders of primary care change.
Building a Meaningful Leadership Model for Change
For successful and sustainable transformation, we believe that family physicians must be empowered to lead the process.
A PDF portfolio, referencing that the system will change and will do so soon.
Ministry Primary and Community Care Profiles
A PDF portfolio, providing information on the six Local Health Areas (LHAs) within Vancouver.