patient care

GPSC Patient Experience
November 5, 2019

Family doctors and care teams in BC can now hear from their patients about their experiences and interactions within their practices using a new tool developed by the General Practice Services Committee (GPSC), a partnership of Doctors of BC and the BC government. 

The new GPSC Patient...

Supporting Community Medicine
June 27, 2014

Doctors of BC has been working in partnership with the BC government over the last 10 years with a unique approach to build a stronger primary care system for patients. It has shown significant success in a number of evaluation research reports that can be found at


May 27, 2014

The Kootenay Boundary Division of Family Practice has launched a new tool for family doctors to help them better understand how poverty may be impacting their patients’ health. The first of its kind in the province, the Poverty Intervention Tool provides doctors with a list of questions that...

February 1, 2012

British Columbians deserve an effective, efficient, accessible, and publicly funded health system. The Doctors of BC supports the expansion of privately delivered, publicly funded health services provided that these services are delivered efficiently and that high quality care is ensured.