Rural Stories
October 4, 2017

Contending with challenges including weather, geography, limited resources, and services available only at a distance, health care providers in rural and remote communities have long relied on creative thinking when it comes to providing effective patient care. In a new collection of stories,...

Residential Care
September 21, 2017

The South Island and Victoria Divisions of Family Practice published an op-ed in the Sept. 19th issue of the Victoria Times Colonist, highlighting the work being done by local doctors, through divisions, to improve care for seniors, recruit new physicians, and improve patient access to care....

September 14, 2017

At its inaugural meeting today, Doctors of BC's Representative Assembly elected a new Board from candidates nominated by the general membership. The Board Directors-at-Large are:

General Practitioners Dr Jeff Dresselhuis Dr Eugene Leduc Dr Lawrence Welsh Specialists  Dr Barb Blumenauer Dr...
IM/IT
September 11, 2017

Information Technology has become a central part of our health care system and a major tool that can help physicians provide quality care for patients.

It is important that in the development of Information Management and Information Technology systems (IM/IT), physician voices are heard...

Video Series: Why Your Emotional Health Matters
September 7, 2017

Most people experience daily stress. Although we realize the importance of mental health and emotional wellness, some need support to identify and manage the stress they experience. Thanks to the work of the Burnaby Division of Family Practice, physicians now have a resource to help empower...