News and Events

News and Events

Explore information from the provincial Divisions team about the operation of the initiative or what local divisions are working on.

News and Notes

June 1 billing changes. GPSC / BC Family Doctors webinar recording available.

On May 28, 2020, the… Read more

Recommendations on re-opening offices and clinics from Doctors of BC

Provided by Doctors of BC to help physicians in planning gradual re-opening of offices and clinics, “… Read more

Virtual care resources: Webinars and support sessions, Zoom resources, eFaxing subsidy

The General Practice Services Committee (GPSC) and Doctors Technology Office (DTO) continues to provide support… Read more

In the News

Tri-City doctors launch virtual maternity hub amid vaccination concerns

Tri-City News: Family doctors from across the Tri-Cities and New Westminster have launched a new… Read more

Letters to the Editor: Assessment Centre sends its thanks

Penticton Herald: Dear Editor: As we reflect on the past three months, we owe a shout out to our… Read more

Vancouver Island’s first nurse practitioner clinic opens in Nanaimo

CTV News: Vancouver Island’s first nurse practitioner primary care clinic is opening in Nanaimo on… Read more

For the Media

Ministry of Health: Community health centre opens in southeast Vancouver

June 15, 2020 | People living in Renfrew-Collingwood and surrounding neighbourhoods now… Read more

Ministry of Health: West Coast Family Medical Clinic expansion opens in Sooke

June 12, 2020 | People in Sooke now have better access to team-based primary care, with… Read more

Ministry of Health: Second urgent and primary care centre opens in Surrey

May 27, 2020 | People living in Surrey will now have better access to same-day urgent and… Read more