Dr. Davis’ Tips for Cancer Screening in Primary Care

This blog is by Dr. Meghan Davis, Regional Primary Care Lead and Mobile Cancer Screening Coach Lead for the Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant Regional Cancer Program. Dr. Davis is also a Family Physician in east-end Hamilton. Primary Care Providers will find relevant information about topics that matter to their practice and  patients. Scroll to the bottom of this page to subscribe. If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Davis directly at dr.meghan.davis@gmail.com.

Niagara Primary Care Providers-This is for you!!

Cancer Screening 3-Hour Workshop Presented by Dr. Meghan Davis for Niagara Primary Care Providers AND/OR their staff Earn 9 Mainpro+ Credits (physician attendance required for MainPro+ credits) Provide professional development opportunities for primary care staff When: Wednesday, June 5, 1 – 4 pm (12:30 p.m. lunch and goodie bags provided) Where: Niagara Falls Community Health […]
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Hamilton Primary Care Providers-This is for You!!

Cancer Screening 3-Hour Workshop Presented by Dr. Meghan Davis for Hamilton Primary Care Providers AND/OR their staff Earn 9 Mainpro+ Credits (physician attendance required for MainPro+ credits) Provide professional development opportunities for your staff Cancer Screening 3-Hour Workshop When: Wednesday, May 8, 1 – 4 pm (12:30 p.m. lunch and goodie bags provided) Where: Hamilton […]
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Brant Community Healthcare System Colonoscopy Referral Form

BCHS now has a convenient, centralized fax and referral form for patients needing a colonoscopy due to a positive FOBT. Having a centralized referral can enable great quality initiatives and navigate colonoscopies to be completed within the eight-week time frame mandated by CCO.   This same form will be used for FIT when it replaces FOBT.  […]
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How To Guide: for completing a review of your own practice for Cancer Screening

I recently audited my own practice for breast, colorectal and cervical cancer screening and decided to write this up using the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) audit template to share with my primary care colleagues. Each audit is worth 6 Mainpro+ credits for a possible total of 18. That’s a lot of credits, […]
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UPDATE: Cancer Screening Videos for your Waiting Room

I was asked d by some family doctor colleagues to post these videos to YouTube to enable them to play on waiting room TVs. Here are the YouTube links below. Happy viewing! Cervix: Colorectal: Breast:
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