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NEW Link to previously recorded webinar: Supporting Community Physicians/ Helping community physicians and nurse practitioners see patients safely in the time of COVID 19.

Posted Friday, December 17, 2021

Overview

Physicians and nurse practitioners in the community have questions about providing in-person care to patients safely in the time of COVID-19.  This recorded webinar covers current recommendations and how fellow physicians have integrated new requirements into their practice. Questions were submitted in advance.

This event was offered through a joint effort between Community physicians, the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, The Ottawa Hospital, and Public...

Highlights from Ottawa Public Health Alerts for December 2021

Posted Friday, December 17, 2021

COVID-19 Updates

  • December 14th, 2021: Request for physician immunizers to provide COVID-19 third doses
    • Open letter from Dr. Vera Etches, Medical Officer of Health, asking all independently licensed physicians who are capable of offering time as an immunizer to assist at OPH clinics between now until December 31st, 2021. Physician immunizers must have an independent practice licence in Ontario, CMPA liability protection and an OHIP billing number (for compensation through sessional...

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...

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...

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