March 23, 2017

“So, did you always know you wanted to be a radiologist?” asks a first year Island Medical Program (IMP) student in Victoria “Hah, well, not exactly,” answers Dr Stuart Silver with a smile before continuing to share his own journey through medicine with an attentive audience. Dr Silver is one of...

March 22, 2017

Two successful made-in-BC, physician-led health care innovations recently gained nationwide recognition. Pathways and RACE, projects developed with funding from Doctors of BC and the BC Government, were featured in the first of a new series of reports from the College of Family Physicians of...

March 15, 2017

Have you been hearing about the patient medical home or the primary care home, and wondering what those terms mean? 

Essentially, the two terms refer to the doctor’s office and new linkages being made to other doctors, teams, and networks. The patient medical home and primary care home...

March 8, 2017

The below notice is directed to all eligible physicians who billed FFS between 1992–1996, but who did not make a claim in the Class Action Law Suit because they missed the original claims submission deadline of January 13, 2017. The extended deadline is: 2:00pm (PST) April 7, 2017...

March 7, 2017

Physicians around BC are taking steps to support the profession in dealing with the challenges around opioid prescribing and pain management in local communities.

Divisions of Family Practice, funded by Doctors of BC and the provincial government, are hosting local learning events and...