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“New Year – A new chapter, new verse, or just the same old story ? Ultimately we write it. The choice is ours.” ― Alex Moritt My colleague, Dr. Barb Teal, recently asked me, “How can I improve my cancer screening? Any tips for my office...
Johnston Motors is making it easier for Hamilton women to have mammograms done thanks to the generous donation of a 2016 Dodge Grand Caravan to the CIBC Breast Assessment Centre’s Ontario Breast Screening Program (OBSP), located at the at the Juravinski...
Regional Cancer Program Screen for Life Mobile Coach team receives Honour Roll status for 2016 Minister’s Medal Honouring Excellence in Health Quality and Safety
An innovative mobile health care program that brings cancer screening and health promotion into high-priority neighbourhoods has received Honour Roll status for the 2016 Minister’s Medal Honouring Excellence in Health Quality and Safety.
“None of us is as smart as all of us.” This insightful quote from management expert Kenneth Blanchard reminds me of our Oct. 12 Cancer Screening Workshop in Hamilton aimed at helping Primary Care Providers and their Front Line Staff improve...
CIBC Breast Assessment Centre’s OBSP welcomes women with no signs of breast cancer for routine breast screening (HAMILTON, ON — Nov. 10, 2016) Hamilton Mountain’s two Ontario Breast Screening Program (OBSP) sites are consolidating as of Nov....
Wednesday, October 12, 2016 1:00 – 4:00pm Would you like to increase the cancer screening rates in your practice, but feel like you don’t have the time to do so? The challenge for many practices is that our offices are already working at capacity...
Helen Keller wrote, “Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.” This is definitely true in primary care. I am grateful every day for all the wonderful people I work with. This blog is to share some resources that can help our offices...
When Hamilton resident Jo Devlin turned 50, she received a letter in the mail from the Ontario Breast Screening Program (OBSP) inviting her to have a free mammogram every two years as part of her routine medical care. Before booking her appointment, Devlin...
One of my favourite family physician writers is Dr. G. Michael Allen. I listen to his podcasts (Therapeutics Education Collaborative) regularly. Recently he wrote an article for the College of Family Physicians of Canada Journal where he says, “We are...
The College of Family Physicians of Canada has launched its new MainPro+ credit system. Within it, we all need 125 certified credits per five years. One way to attain credits is through a practice audit. Each audit is worth a maximum of 6 credits...