Central Okanagan Division of Family Practice

Residential Care

GPSC RESIDENTIAL CARE INITIATIVE – Central Okanagan

January 2018

The General Practice Services Committee (GPSC) residential care initiative supports Divisions of Family Practice to design and implement local solutions that deliver dedicated Physician Most Responsible Practitioner (MRP) services for patients in residential care homes.  Given the interconnected nature of the health care system, improvements and efficiencies will be maximized by the local division working in close collaboration with Interior Health and participating residential care homes.  The RCI in the Central Okanagan was launched in July 2015.

For the purposes of this initiative, a Physician MRP is defined as one who promotes the three system level outcomes and who delivers care according to these five best practice expectations (BPEs):

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For more information please contact Jen Bitz:

jbitz@divisionsbc.ca

250-212-9789 (mobile)