Pulse on Family Medicine: Primary Care Policy Update


Information about policy matters affecting family physicians and the primary care system in Ontario.

OCFP Provides Input to OMA Negotiations Committee

On July 21, 2017, the OCFP presented to the Ontario Medical Association (OMA) Negotiations Committee – at the invitation of the Committee – to help inform Physician Services Agreement discussions with the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care. 

Read highlights of the OCFP presentation.

The Paradox of Putting Patients First Without Engaging Family Physicians

On Dec. 7, 2016, the provincial government passed Bill 41, the omnibus bill that will enable Patients First. The OCFP is disheartened that the bill is now law when there is a deep and growing impasse between the Ontario government and physicians.

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