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Accredited Course: Eating Disorder Sensitive – Education for Physicians and Primary Care Providers

Posted Friday, November 26, 2021

Provider

Body Peace Collaborative, a Canadian charitable organization that provides treatment and support for people struggling with eating disorders and disordered eating. Comprised of a network of 3 eating disorder organizations: Body Brave, Eating Disorders Nova Scotia and Bridgepoint Centre for Eating Disorders. Proceeds of this course go to people struggling with eating disorders.

Overview

Eating Disorder Sensitive: Education for Physicians and Primary Care Providers is...

NEW eReferral via the Ocean: Queensway Carleton Hospital Diagnostic Services Electronic Scheduling

Posted Friday, November 26, 2021

As of November 15, 2021, Queensway Carleton Hospital’s Diagnostic Services started accepting requisitions through the Ocean eReferral Network. This Ministry of Health funded initiative, which is free for both senders and receivers, simplifies and streamlines the referral management process. It offers:

  • a more effective means to submit, process and track referrals over the traditionally paper-based fax referral process
  • an improved ability to communicate more effectively and...

COVID-19 Update: Third Doses for Select Populations, Including Health Workers

Posted Friday, November 26, 2021

Dear Colleagues,

The Province recently announced expansion of third dose “booster doses” [i] of the COVID-19 vaccine [i]. Please keep encouraging patients to access first or second doses, as these patients remain the priority focus of Ontario’s COVID-19 vaccination program.  A complete two-dose COVID-19 vaccine series provides strong protection against serious COVID-19 illness for most people [i].  Recent clinical trial evidence suggests robust...

Live Webinar Dec. 7th: Supporting Community Physicians and Nurse Practitioners to see patients safely in the time of COVID 19

Posted Friday, November 26, 2021

Provider

This webinar is offered through a joint effort between Community physicians, the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, The Ottawa Hospital, and Public Health Ontario, and Ottawa Public Health,

Overview

Physicians and nurse practitioners in the community have questions about providing in-person care to patients safely in the time of COVID-19.  Join this webinar to hear about current recommendations and how fellow physicians have integrated new requirements into...

CME: Ottawa Stroke Summit 2021

Posted Thursday, October 28, 2021

Provider

Champlain Regional Stroke Network and the University of Ottawa’s Office of Continuing Professional Development

Overview

This one-day virtual event is bringing together presenters from across Canada. The program will provide all the benefits of an in-person conference, plus sessions will be recorded and participants will have access for a year.

Overall Learning Objectives:

By the end of the educational activity, participants will be...

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