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Primary care teams speed up access to care and offer a wider range of programs and services to promote health and manage chronic disease. They bring together the variety of skills needed to help people stay as healthy as possible.
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Events

NPAO 2018 Annual Conference

September 20-22, 2018 Sheraton Centre Hotel, Toronto, ON

It is my pleasure to invite you to join your colleagues on September 20 – 22 in Toronto for the 2018 NPAO Annual Conference Nurse Practitioners: Closing the Healthcare Gap.  With the culture and nightlife of Canada’s largest city, it’s the ideal setting for

AFHTO 2018 Conference on October 24 & 25

Oct. 24 & 25, 2018

Relationship Design with Starfield in Mind Dr. Barbara Starfield was a pioneer in identifying why primary care was so foundational to the health system – we know this as the 4Cs of primary care: CONTINUITY through better relationships, COORDINATION of

Strategies for Opioid De-Implementation in Primary Care – Resources

June 11, 2018 YMCA GTA Central, Toronto, ON | KFL&A Public Health 221 Portsmouth Avenue, Kingston ON 10:00am - 3:00pm

Thank you to all who participated in our June 11, 2018 workshop, Strategies for Opioid De-Implementation in Primary Care. We had a truly interprofessional audience with nearly 100 attendees in Toronto and another 50 in Kingston. Providers and leaders in

This is Long Term Care 2019: Transforming Aging Together

September 17-19, 2019 Beanfield Centre, Toronto, ON

Ontario Long Term Care Association’s This is Long Term Care 2019 Conference: Transforming Aging Together Call for content now open! September 17-19, 2019 Beanfield Centre, Toronto This is Long Term Care 2019: Transforming Aging Together provides an unparalleled opportunity to

Project ECHO at CAMH and UofT: Professional Development Opportunity for Family Health Teams

November 21, 2018 Online - Video Conference

Professional Development Opportunity for Family Health Teams: Project ECHO at CAMH and UofT ECHO Ontario Mental Health at CAMH/UofT is a free educational model that uses videoconference technology to connect healthcare providers across Ontario with specialists in mental health and

MED SAFETY EXCHANGE Webinar Series

September 26, 2018 Online

Join your colleagues across Canada for complimentary bimonthly 50-minute webinars to share, learn and discuss incident reports, trends and emerging issues in medication safety! WEBINAR OUTLINE for September 26, 2018: Medication Incident Analysis – TBA Medication Safety Initiative – TBA Observatory –

“Beyond Silence” Mental Health Training

May- October 2018 Various

ARE YOU INTERESTED IN BEING A MENTAL HEALTH “CHAMPION” IN YOUR WORKPLACE? “Beyond Silence” is a new evidence-based workplace mental health training program customized for healthcare workers. The 2-day program, led by peer educators, builds knowledge, skills and resources to

OntarioMD EMR: Every Step Conference

September 27, 2018 Toronto Congress Centre, Toronto, ON 7:30am - 4:00pm

You are invited to attend the OntarioMD EMR: Every Step Conference in Toronto on September 27 at the Toronto Congress Centre. Register at the early bird rate today and save over 30% on registration. Click here to view the conference agenda and register

Best Practice Champions Workshop (Level 1)

August 23, September 14 & 24, October 3, 2018 Various Locations, On

Best Practice Champions Workshop (Level 1) Hosted by the Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario About this Event: The best practice guidelines (BPG) champions level one workshop is a free, one-day session designed to introduce nurses and other health professionals to

Addressing Substance Use Workshop (Level 1)

August 10, August 26, September 14, 2018 Hamilton, Chatham, & Woodstock

Addressing Substance Use Workshop (Level 1) Hosted by the Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario About this Event: This free one-day workshop is for nurses and health professionals who want a fundamental understanding of how to work with clients who use

Addressing Substance Use Workshop Advanced (Level 2)

September 28 & October 10, 2018 Kingston & Chatham

Addressing Substance Use Workshop (Level 2) Hosted by the Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario About this Event: Participants will gain a deeper understanding of advanced concepts in addiction, such as harm reduction and concurrent disorders. The Addressing Substance Use Champions

CommunityConnect 2018 OCSA Conference

October 17 & 18, 2018 Hilton Suites Toronto/Markham Conference Centre, Markham, Ontario

Ontario Community Support Association Call for Abstracts Abstract Deadline: April 23, 2018 at 5:00 pm EST Those interested are asked submit an engaging one-hour session abstract that would: Share insights into Ontario’s evolving health system; Showcase innovative approaches to service

CME Accredited 7th International Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Conference

October 22-23, 2018 Rome, Italy

CME Accredited 7th International Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Conference (COPD Conference 2018) is an annual congress hosting presentations from more than 30 countries and 100 organizations during October 22-23, 2018 in Rome, Italy. Attendees Benefits Attendees will be certified with Continuing

OAAF Conference 2018

October 24-26th, 2018 Sheraton on the Falls Hotel

OAAF Conference October 24-26th 2018 in Niagara Falls at the Sheraton on the Falls Hotel   Hello Everyone, The biannual ACT conference is an important ACT learning and networking opportunity that only comes around every 2 years. We have an

Osteoporosis Tool Webinar

August 28, 2018 Online - Webinar 11:30AM - 12:30PM

Webinar demonstrating use of updated osteoporosis assessment tool (PS Suite) to be broadcast Tue, Aug 28 from 11.30-12. 30 pm. Register here: https://goo.gl/forms/ZJJZ3HzySzYd6xSh1 …. Limited spots available!  

OPA InterACTION 2019 – Call for Abstracts

April 5-6, 2018 Delta Hotels by Marriott Toronto Airport & Conference Centre

Call for Abstracts – by September 10, 2018 We are seeking abstract submissions for posters and education session for the Ontario Physiotherapy Association’s annual conference, InterACTION which will be held in Toronto, April 5-6, 2019. The deadline to submit is

Administrator Leadership Program

October 14-19, 2018 Novotel Hotel, North York

Developed by leaders and experts in the long term care field, the AdvantAge Ontario Administrator Leadership Program will expand your professional knowledge, enhance your leadership capabilities, and prepare you for future challenges and opportunities. This program meets the requirements for

Best Practice Champions Workshop Level 1 – Virtual Learning Series

August 21, 2018 Webinar

Hosted by the Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario Tuesday, August 21, 2018 1:00pm-4:00pm About this Event: The best practice champions program has created a virtual learning series based on the content delivered at the in-person champions workshops. This learning series

This is Long Term Care 2019: Transforming Aging Together

September 17-19, 2019 Beanfield Centre, Toronto, ON

Ontario Long Term Care Association’s This is Long Term Care 2019 Conference: Transforming Aging Together Call for content now open! September 17-19, 2019 Beanfield Centre, Toronto This is Long Term Care 2019: Transforming Aging Together provides an unparalleled opportunity to