Collaboration in action: RTVS rapidly deployed during Covid-19 pandemic

“The best laid schemes o’ mice an’ men / Gang aft a-gley.”  – Robert Burns  The month of April was extraordinarily busy for many BC rural health organizations. After securing and distributing Zoom healthcare grade videoconference licenses for rural physicians and nurse practitioners in rural BC communities for the next year, RCCbc and our collaborative partners – the Joint Standing Committee on … Continue reading

BC Cancer Primary Care Learning Sessions

submitted by the Family Practice Oncology Network (FPON) This series of online modules is for primary care professionals practicing in British Columbia who are interested in learning more about colorectal, breast, and prostate cancer care. Each interactive module explores the role of providers in supporting patients through their journey, as … Continue reading

2020 BC Rural Health Conference cancelled

The Rural Coordination Centre of BC (RCCbc) regrets to announce that it is cancelling its 2020 BC Rural Health Conference (RHC).  This is a disappointing but prudent decision as the COVID-19 situation continues to evolve rapidly.    The safety and well-being of our learners, our speakers, and in turn their families and the rural communities they serve is our top … Continue reading

Nominate a colleague for UBC CPD’s Awards in Innovation and Service!

Submitted by UBC CPD  UBC Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is currently accepting nominations for its Awards in Innovation and Service in CPD/CME.   Each year, two awards are given to recognize exemplary activities in Continuing Professional Development/Continuing Medical Education (CPD/CME) for UBC Faculty of Medicine (UBC FoM) faculty and staff.   The two award categories … Continue reading