BC physicians: complete survey to support telehealth CME development

submitted by UBC Continuing Professional Development The BC Telehealth Development Committee (BCTDC), in partnership with UBC Continuing Professional Development (UBC CPD), and the Physician Telehealth Education Advisory Committee, is developing an accredited Telehealth education module(s) for BC physicians. The objectives of the module are to: Increase physician awareness of how … Continue reading

Meeting space available at 2016 RECC

RCCbc will be offering a free meeting room for 2016 Rural Emergency Continuum of Care (RECC) delegates to host meetings, training sessions, or topical discussions relevant to rural practice alongside the conference sessions. Current offerings within this facility include: Rural Maternity Update Breakfast, co-hosted by RCCbc‘s Rural OB Network and … Continue reading

UBC’s Department of Emergency Medicine – supporting rural GPs through education and practice

Residents learn about airway management at the 2012 SRPC Rural and Remote Medical Course Dr. Jim Christenson, Head of UBC’s Department of Emergency Medicine (DEM) and a long-time emergency physician, is fully aware of the challenges facing rural family physicians working in community emergency departments (EDs). “I think that rural … Continue reading