Primary Care Providers Blog

 Reducing Fecal Immunochemical Test (FIT) Device Rejections

I am happy to share that as of December 2023, LifeLabs is now accepting unexpired FIT devices for testing if they are returned within 12 months of them being mailed […]
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Updates to the Ontario Breast Screening Program (OBSP)

As of  October 16, 2023,  people with breast implants and Two-Spirit, trans and nonbinary people are able to self-refer into the Ontario Breast Screening program in accordance with updated eligibility […]
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Interim recommendations for HPV testing

  Are your patients asking you about HPV testing? Mine are and some are willing to pay in advance of the upcoming funded program.  If the result is positive, this […]
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Ontario Breast Cancer Screening  (OBSP) Updates: High Risk Program

Ontario Breast Cancer Screening  (OBSP) Updates: High Risk Program (September 2023)  CCO has updated  and expanded the entry criteria for the high risk breast cancer screening program. Here is the […]
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Screening with Mammograms for Ages 40-50

A new statement has just been released  from OH-CCO: The Ontario Breast Screening Program encourages people ages 40 to 49 who are at average risk for breast cancer to make […]
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