News & Events

Upcoming Events 

Member Consultation Meeting on Maternity Care Issues in Richmond

​**NEW DATE AND LOCATION!

Date: Wednesday, April 30
Time: 6:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Kirin Restaurant, 7900 Westminster Hwy

All members are invited to participate in this discussion on the current state of maternity care in Richmond.  The focus of the meeting will be to identify problems and arrive at common issues while exploring the possibility of developing a maternity care committee within the Division.

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Addressing Polypharmacy in Residential Care

Date: Thursday, May 15
Time: 6:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Richmond Country Club

All GPs, specialists, Directors of Care, nurses, and pharmacists involved in providing residential care are invited to attend this dinner discussion on the polypharmacy initiative that will be launching in Richmond. Physicians will be compensated for 2 hours at the current sessional rate through funding from Shared Care.

  Click poster for more information.

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Annual General Meeting + Membership Event on Fee Codes

Date: Wednesday, May 21
Time: 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Location: Richmond Country Club

The must-attend meeting of the year to hear updates on the Division's accomplishments through the year and upcoming initiatives for the year ahead.  More information

Following the AGM there will be a Membership Event featuring Dr Cathy Clelland of Doctors of BC who will present on GP for Me/Attachment and Prevention fee codes.

Register here

Let’s take steps together towards good health. Get moving with BC’s doctors!

Doctors across the province are hosting walks for their patients the week of May 3 – 11, 2014. Walk with your Doc and receive a free pedometer!

Want a fresh start this spring? Walk with your Doc is an annual event in BC, organized by Doctors of BC in celebration of the World Health Organization’s Move for Health Day.

Why walk with your Doc?  
Opportunity to get a fresh start on your healthy lifestyle
In addition to helping you lose weight, walking improves energy levels, quality of sleep, and lowers stress and blood pressure
Receive a free pedometer to count your steps
All ages and abilities are welcome 

In Richmond the event will take place on Saturday May 10:
Minoru Park Move for Health Festival
Saturday May 10th, 12 noon kick-off, walk to start at about  12:15


Find a walk happening near you by visiting www.walkwithyourdoc.ca