Physician Resources

2109, 2016

Pain Assessment Resources

By |September 21st, 2016|Categories: Physician Resources|0 Comments

Chronic pain can be one of the most challenging and frustrating presentations in primary care; it is rarely treated to the full satisfaction of either provider or patient. The process is much more likely to [...]

2408, 2016

Physician Practice Enhancement Program

By |August 24th, 2016|Categories: Physician Resources|0 Comments

Download: Viva Care - PPEP Assessment Task Force Viva Care Medical Group would like to prepare all of our physicians of the CPSBC Physician Practice Enhancement Program that is rolling out across BC. The Physician Practice [...]

1508, 2016

Physician Telehealth Consultation Guide

By |August 15th, 2016|Categories: Physician Resources|0 Comments

Download: Viva Care MD Telehealth Consultation Guide Introduction Traditional delivery of primary care takes place in a face-to-face transaction between provider and patient. In telehealth, however, the transaction is 'filtered' by the distance and technology. The [...]

1506, 2016

Physicians – How to Retire Guide

By |June 15th, 2016|Categories: Physician Resources|0 Comments

Retirement looks different for everyone. For some, retirement might include traveling the world, golfing, or spending time with grandchildren. For others, hobbies or volunteering might be appealing. Or, like many physicians, perhaps continuing to work [...]

1905, 2016

Osteoporosis in Late Stage Chronic Kidney Disease

By |May 19th, 2016|Categories: Physician Resources|0 Comments

Osteoporosis is a skeletal condition characterized by reduced bone volume, bone quality, and increased fragility, leading to an increased risk of fractures.1,2,3 Traditionally, osteoporosis has been diagnosed either by the presence of a fragility [...]

711, 2015

Requirements for International Medical Graduates (IMGs)

By |November 7th, 2015|Categories: Physician Resources|0 Comments

International Medical Graduates (IMGs) who meet the postgraduate training requirements of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia (the College) may be eligible for a provisional licence to practise medicine in British Columbia. Applicants must [...]