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.

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, […]

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:

Optimally using your EMR for Cancer Screening

I have been fortunate to collaborate with OntarioMD over the past year. Their EMR Practice Enhancement Program (EPEP) is a provincial change management service designed to help physicians enhance their EMR skills and efficiency to improve clinical and practice outcomes. We have been working together around helping those of us in primary care with our […]

Good news for Primary Care Providers!

It’s now easier for physicians to get their ONEID. The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO) has provided a link on the front page of the member portion of its website called ‘Get your eHealth ONEID.’ The CPSO verifies the physician identity for eHealth and eliminates the step requiring verification with two pieces […]

New Cancer Screening Workshops for Hamilton, Dunnville and Simcoe

Cancer Screening Workshops coming to Hamilton, Dunnville and Simcoe – now accredited for 9 Mainpro+ for three-hour workshop Our Cancer Screening Workshop series is back by popular demand. This workshop is open to anyone in primary care who provides cancer screening. We are inclusive to all members of primary care offices – front staff, nurses, […]

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