CME Rebate Claim Forms have been sent

Claim forms for the 2016 CME Rebate program have been sent to eligible members. The deadline to submit your claim is 4:30 pm on June 12, 2017.  For more information about what you can claim, click here. If you have not received a form, and think you are eligible, please contact Barry Hallman at (204) […]

Proposed Government Legislations

Dr. Barbara Kelleher sent a President’s Letter yesterday regarding the proposed government legislation – Bill 28 The Public Services Sustainability Act and Bill 29 The Health Sector Bargaining Unit Review Act.  Click here to view her letter.

Rounds

March 2017 – Issue 69 Calming Electrical Brain Storms 5 Questions with PARIM How 2016 Tax Changes Affect Some Incorporated Physicians Collegiality Promotes Safe Care Physician and Family Support Program – Stress Reduction Tips – Part 2 MD Financial Management – 5 Steps to a Successful Retirement Physician Health & Wellness – Why should I […]

Expanded Scope of Practice for Nurses

We are in receipt of a letter from the Deputy Minister dated February 1, 2017 and a document titled Proposed Changes College of Registered Nurses of Manitoba General Regulation – Consultation Draft.  Please review the draft and direct any concerns to Mr. Victor Minenko, Director, Health Professions regulatory Initiative, Manitoba Health at 204-788-6405 or by […]

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Choosing Wisely Canada Recommendations: Pediatric Neurosurgery

Under the leadership of The Canadian Pediatric Neurosurgery Study Group, we are excited to announce the release of 5 new recommendations of tests, treatments or procedures that are overused in pediatric neurosurgery. See Pediatric Neurosurgery: Five Things Physicians and Patients Should Question to view the full list, including a rationale and references for each recommendation. […]

CMA Workforce Survey

Complete the CMA’s Workforce Survey to help plan for future of our health system! The Canadian Medical Association (CMA) is asking all practising physicians in Canada to help plan for a future health care system that meets the needs of both patients and the valued providers by completing a 10-minute survey:  (www.cma.ca/workforce2017) Information gathered will […]

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Southern Exposure

Family Physicians work in HSC’s Surgical ICU to better serve their patients in rural and remote communities Imagine this scenario: A critically ill patients arrives at the Health Sciences Centre in Winnipeg. She has multiple fractures, unknown internal injuries, and is currently unstable. An emergency room doctor, residents, nurses and respiratory therapists jump into action. […]

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UpToDate

Available FREE to all Physicians in Manitoba To learn how to access Update date go to Manitoba’s Health Information and Knowledge Network website at http://mhiknet.lib.umanitoba.ca/home/uptodatefaq and follow the links If you already have access today through an institutional subscription your path for access will remain the same. Fee For Service physicians will be required to […]

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Country music a calling for Dauphin doctor

Dr. Jason Scott teams with Garth Brook’s guitarist on CD Jason Scott’s music won’t put you to sleep one day he just might. He’s a family doctor, and family practice anesthetist in Dauphin. And he’s also a rising country music singer and songwriter, with a new CD under his belt. “I’ve always been a guy […]


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