Physician Quality and Patient Safety Team Communications Article - June 2015

Physician Quality and Patient Safety Team Communications Article - June 2015

New FH team keeps focus on quality improvement
Redevelopment of Royal Columbian Hospital set to begin

Redevelopment of Royal Columbian Hospital set to begin

Phase one of Royal Columbian Hospital’s redevelopment has been approved which includes a new 75-bed mental health and substance use facility, more outpatient clinics and a geriatric psychiatry unit.
Dr. Dave Williams has accepted the position of Executive Medical Director

Dr. Dave Williams has accepted the position of Executive Medical Director

Dr. Dave Williams has accepted the position of Executive Medical Director (EMD) Quality and Safety, effective July 1st.
Hurray! Provincial Practitioner Credentialing and Privileging Project Update Phase 1 is Rolled Out

Hurray! Provincial Practitioner Credentialing and Privileging Project Update Phase 1 is Rolled Out

The BC Health Authorities (HAs) are working collaboratively to implement a single, provincial web-based system for credentialing and privileging practitioners province-wide.
Fraser Health 9th Annual Ethics Conference

Fraser Health 9th Annual Ethics Conference

Opportunities for self-reflection and discussion about what is at stake in complex “living at risk” contexts.
Medication Reconciliation: It’s NOT just Another Form…..

Medication Reconciliation: It’s NOT just Another Form…..

Medication reconciliation is a formal, systematic process
Transfusion Medicine for Physicians - MD Transfusion Medicine Competency Project

Transfusion Medicine for Physicians - MD Transfusion Medicine Competency Project

We are pleased to announce a one hour, UBC CPD accredited, physician education module focused on the clinical practice of transfusion.
News
April 23, 2015
Dr. Charlie Chen is a Hospice Palliative Care Consultant based out of Royal Columbian Hospital, and a physician educator for MOST (Medical Order for Scope of Treatment). Dr. Chen teaches clinicians to take an informed recommendation approach vs. ‘to do or not to do’ approach to end-of-life care discussions.
February 16, 2015
To streamline and standardize referral and intake process to improve efficiencies and optimize utilization.
January 26, 2015
UpToDate invites you to join them for Earning and Redeeming Continuing Medical Education Credits with UpToDate, the next session in their Learning Forum webinar series.