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July 09, 2024

Registered nurses are helping to enhance patient care in the Fraser Northwest Primary Care Network (PCN). Some 38 registered nurses (RNs) work within patient medical homes —family practices that provide longitudinal patient care —in four...

July 08, 2024

The Doctors of BC Joint Clinical Committees (JCCs) Department, led by Joanna Richards, Executive Vice President, has evolved its staffing structure to more closely reflect the structure of the three JCCs: Family Practice Services Committee...

June 25, 2024

FPSC and partners have prepared a group of supports to help primary care clinics integrate a nurse into practice. The supports are particularly helpful for practices participating in the Ministry of Health’s Nurse in Practice Program and...

June 07, 2024

Updated July 17, 2024 The delivery of inpatient care by family physicians is a foundational component of our health care system, especially in small and mid-sized hospitals that rely on a strong network of community family physicians. We...

May 17, 2024

May 19 is World and BC Family Doctors Day, and we gratefully acknowledge and celebrate the work of our family doctors, both locally and around the world. Thank you for your incredible contributions to primary care, your compassion and...