Community Corner

 

Run to Quit


Run to Quit is an effective tobacco cessation program that coaches tobacco users on how to get active AND quit smoking by Canadian Cancer Society. Further details online at runtoquit.com
 

NB Internal Medicine Update April 2017

Registration is now open for the second annual NB Internal Medicine Update (NBIMU) to be held on Friday, April 28, Theatre A, The Moncton Hospital.  Last year was very successful with 150 attendees.  This year we are opening registration up to 225 attendees.  The target audience is Family Practice, general internal medicine, and trainees.  
 
For more information on the event and registration, please click here.



Advanced Trauma Life Support Course 

June 9-11, 2017-Charlottetown, PEI
Start time 1700 on Friday-ends Sunday 1430
Email kathy.hartlen@nshealth.ca


 

2nd Family Medicine Conference  

Registration Now Open! 
June 15, 2017 
Charlottetown, PEI 
PEI Convention Centre 
http://pei.cfpc.ca/fmc/registration/  
Hosted by the PEI College of Family Physicians

PEI Advance Care Planning

Please note that our PEI web based interactive workbook is now live and accessible to Islanders. This was made possible through the Canadian Partnership against cancer funding and collaboration with Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association.

Please visit www.advancecareplanningpei.ca or the Health PEI advance care planning site at: www.healthpei.ca/advancecareplanning

 

PEI Pharmacare Formulary Updates

What are the special authorization criteria for the latest COPD inhalers? 
Are any of the new oral diabetes drugs covered by PEI Pharmacare?
Physicians/staff can sign up to receive a PEI Pharmacare Bulletin that summarizes formulary changes by contacting Amanda Clair at adclair@ihis.org.   Bulletins are emailed once per month. The formulary can be found online at PEI Pharmacare Formulary.

 

PEI Driver Permit Form Available On-Line

The most recent "Request to Review Driver's License" forms are now available on the PEI Department of Transportation's website for use by the MSPEI membership. Hard copies will no longer be distributed by MSPEI. To download this form, please go to: http://www.gov.pe.ca/forms/pdf/2682.pdf


Notice for MSPEI Members?

Do you have an education event for physicians? Notice of a new program for physicians? Please send the details to admin@mspei.org to learn how MSPEI can help.