Cultivating an improved and viable referral process between family doctors and maternity care providers is key to providing optimal maternity care. As well, having access to resources to facilitate information exchange on best practices and knowledge transfer specific to maternity care has been needed in Vancouver for some time. The Primary Maternity Care Network Committee aims to develop referral and knowledge sharing resources for the use Vancouver Division of Family Practice members and fellow practitioners in the community.
These priorities included:
Now a regular standing committee of the Vancouver Division of Family Practice, the Primary Maternity Care Network Committee aims to create sustainable and effective resources for maternity care in Vancouver.
The Primary Maternity Care Committee has created concise and practical information sheets on early prenatal and postnatal maternity care. Check them out here:
You can also access these resources, and our other resources, through our Dropbox tool. More info here.