The most recent posts include:
· Ideas and resources for FHT planning
· The Progress of FHTs in Ontario, recently published in Annals of Family Medicine
· AFHTO Strategic Plan 2011-13 and FHT Survey Results
· Updated information on learning events
On our Members Only website, you’ll find new posts on the following pages:
· Members Only News: AFHTO’s notes from the March 11, 2011 ministry teleconferences on NP-SERT, and a copy of the ministry’s February 2011 FHT Newsletter
· Finance: information on applying for and using HST rebates
· Human Resources: learning modules on Progressive Discipline and Termination of Employment
· Health and Safety: learning modules on Respect in the Workplace and Investigations in the Workplace, and information on meeting the training requirements regarding Workplace Violence, link to resources from the Public Services Health & Safety Association
· Chronic Disease Prevention and Management: links from the Ontario Lung Association’s Respiratory Health Forum
· Improving Access to Care: a set of published articles on advanced access in academic family medicine settings
· Governance: a presentation on changes arising from the new Ontario Not-for-Profit Corporations Act, and a a generic template for practice-sharing agreements
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Why join AFHTO?
By joining the two-thirds of FHTs who are already members your FHT will:
· Strengthen the voice of all FHTs in Ontario
· Receive updates on issues and other information pertinent to FHTs
· Be invited to participate in consultation or problem-solving processes with the Ministry
· Have access to news and resources on AFHTO’s Members Only website
· Be able to register staff members for the AFHTO annual conference at a reduced rate
· Be able to vote for AFHTO’s board and on motions presented at the Annual General Meeting