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Clinical Articles / BY: Courtney Young, MBA, MD, FRCPC December 2017
... attention was focused on how QI could favorably affect the issue of medical errors. The Institute of Medicine (IOM) was the catalyst ... indicators for cardiovascular primary care.[ 4 ] In 2006, in an effort to address the burden of cardiovascular disease, the ... report: Transcatheter aortic valve implantation. Accessed 1 April 2017. ...
Clinical Articles / BY: Alison Granger-Brown, MA, December 2012
... mother health initiative have returned to prison.  In April 2008 the infant and mother health initiative was discontinued; ... 25 ]  Infant safety has not been reported as an issue in numerous countries where prison infant and mother health initiatives ...
News&Notes / BY: Kashmira Suraliwalla July/August 2008
... of General Practitioners of BC for their patience on this issue. Dr Bryan Norton, president of the Society of General Practitioners ... raised the subject of BCMA governance referendum. Though April’s referendum did not achieve the 75% approval rate required for any ...
Clinical Articles / BY: Danuta M. Skowronski, MD, FRCPC June 2007
For this theme issue on pandemic influenza, we assembled a panel of experts and asked them to ... ]  Initially, the US population was affected in March, April, and May 1918; subsequently, influenza spread around the world, with many ... of Canada ( www.influenza.gc.ca ), where the most recent 2006 version of the national plan can also be found ( www.pandemicplan.gc.ca ...
News / BY: Fiona Youatt, June 2007
... New fees The new complex care fees were introduced in April to compensate GPs for the extra time required to provide planned care for ... Correction: Mr Garth Evans In the March 2007 issue we incorrectly added the letters “MD” after Garth Evans’ name in ...
News July/August 2007
... the Open Enrollment will be coming your way in the September issue of the  BCMJ. —Sandie Braid, CEBS Assistant Director, ... of Agreement. The BCMA Board approved the allocation on 13 April 2007. The first $10 million was distributed based on the 2005 ...
President's Comment / BY: Geoffrey Appleton, MB, November 2007
... Master Agreement and the subsidiary agreements is from 1 April 2006 to 31 March 2012. The Physician Master Agreement supersedes the ... of services. Included in the polybag with this month’s issue of the  BC Medical Journal  is a Membership Guide to the New BCMA ...
News / BY: Arun Garg, MD March 2007
... good governance and effective member representation is an issue that the BCMA has looked at for 20 years and has been subjected to four ... obligation to make the award annually. Deadline: Friday, 6 April 2007. A letter of nomination including a current CV should be sent to Ms ...
News / BY: Tara Lyon, April 2007
... a little book about the flu (reviewed in the December 2006 issue) and thinks he is an author. The “Laminator” has now written his ... of February. Interested vendors had until the beginning of April to submit their proposals, and up to a maximum of six successful ...
News / BY: Geraldine Vance, APR, September 2007
... areas:  Chronic disease management : As of 1 April 2007 physicians receive a $125 incentive per patient per year for ... Part 1 and 2 has also been revised and is included in this issue’s polybag.  The Antenatal Record Part 1 and 2 (BCPHP [HLTH] 1582 ...