Supports for Family Doctors
Access tools, resources and learning opportunities to meet today’s challenges
Discover and explore content tailored to help you excel in your role. Whether you’re seeking ways to improve your practice or make a positive impact on your patients’ lives, these resources are geared to supporting you with knowledge and practical tips needed to navigate the complexities of your profession successfully.
Writing Sick Notes
The OCFP has been advocating that the provincial government amend the Employment Standards Act to prohibit employers from requiring sick notes for short-term illnesses lasting 5 days or less. To help educate employers on changing their policies, the OCFP recommends including this resource in your EMRs and clinic workflows for sick notes.
Continuity of Care Supports
Access a quick guide that summarizes key updates relevant to your practice, from the College of Physicians and Surgeons’ ‘Advice to the Profession: Continuity of Care’ document, and download letter templates to support you in communicating the appropriate scope of work to specialists.
Changing the Way We Work (COVID-19) Community of Practice Past Sessions
In these one-hour webinars, practicing family physicians share their perspectives on COVID-related topics and emerging issues affecting their practice.
2023-2024 Respiratory Illness Season
As your practice prepares for respiratory illness season, we’ve put together the information you need to help you safely provide care in your community.