Sunshine Coast Division of Family Practice

Vision & Mission

VISION

All citizens of the Sunshine Coast community will have access to quality, timely, sustainable local health care.


MISSION

As skilled physicians, we will deliver quality, sustainable, full spectrum local health care that is responsive to and reflective of our community, and supportive of our care providers.


VALUES

  • Patient-centred as we seek ways to identify and develop initiatives to improve the system of care and to meet the health needs of the Sunshine Coast.
     
  • Supportive Relationships with members, patients, the community and the health authority fostered through respect and collaboration.
     
  • Quality, Innovation, and Efficiency through continued education and by encouraging sustainable ways of carrying out our work in our clinics, in the hospital and in the community.
     
  • Influential voice as physician leaders in shaping how sustainable, coordinated health services are designed and delivered on the Sunshine Coast.

DIVISION PRIORITIES

PHYSICIAN HEALTH

  • Support for each other and the larger healthcare community

  • Retention and recruitment of physicians and locums

PATIENT FLOW CHALLENGES

  • Strengthen community care services

  • Bolster acute care services

  • Increase surgical capacity

  • Increase long-term care capacity

  • Increase palliative care capacity

OFFICE OPTIMIZATION

  • Seamless electronic integration between all medical information systems

  • EMR optimization (i.e., integration)

  • Support for physicians and MOAs

GP/SPECIALIST SHARED CARE

  • Child/youth and adult mental health capacity and coordination

  • Surgical services program expansion