Workshops


Is no news good news? Build a more reliable follow-up system for test results

An interactive, hands-on workshop designed to help physicians who are looking to build a reliable follow-up system for test results in their practice.


In this 3-hour workshop, you will:

  • Describe your responsibilities for following up on test results
  • Identify potential system failures in your practice
  • Plan a safer system for managing your test results

Watch the video to learn more.

CMPA members: For your convenience and faster processing, we have moved to an online-only registration system.

Dates and locations

Date
Language
Location
Venue
(12 - 4pm)
(5 - 9pm)
Apr 23, 2018
English
Markham, ON
Hilton Toronto/Markham Suites Conference Centre & Spa
         
Apr 24, 2018
English
Markham, ON
Hilton Toronto/Markham Suites Conference Centre & Spa
Full
Full
May 15, 2018
English
Winnipeg, MB
Best Western Plus Winnipeg Airport Hotel
Full
May 16, 2018
English
Brandon, MB
Clarion Inn
         
Sep 25, 2018
English
Halifax, NS
Pier 21
Oct 17, 2018
French
Montreal, QC
(TBC)
Oct 18, 2018
English
Vaudreuil, QC
(TBC)

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Not a CMPA member? Please send an email to events@cmpa.org, indicating the event you would like to attend. Please include the event type, date, and city.

*If space permits, non-CMPA members are welcome to attend. This includes office staff, health professionals, and medical students. Please note this invitation does not extend to friends and family members of registrants.

Program

Afternoon
Evening
12:15 p.m.
Registration and buffet lunch (included)
1:00 p.m.
Workshop
Learning objectives:
  • Describe physician responsibilities for follow-up of test results
  • Define what constitutes a reasonable effort for follow-up on test results
  • Review your current system for recording and tracking test results to identify potential opportunities for improvement
2:15 p.m
Health break
2:30 p.m.
Workshop
Learning objectives:
  • Identify potential solutions to improve the management of test results in your practice
  • Formulate a plan to implement a reliable test results management system in your practice
3:45 p.m
Summary and closing remarks
5:15 p.m.
Registration and buffet dinner (included)
6:00 p.m.
Workshop
Learning objectives:
  • Describe physician responsibilities for follow-up of test results
  • Define what constitutes a reasonable effort for follow-up on test results
  • Review your current system for recording and tracking test results to identify potential opportunities for improvement
7:15 p.m
Health break
7:30 p.m.
Workshop
Learning objectives:
  • Identify potential solutions to improve the management of test results in your practice
  • Formulate a plan to implement a reliable test results management system in your practice
8:45 p.m
Summary and closing remarks

Credits

This Group Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada for up to 3 Mainpro+ credits.

This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the CMPA for up to 3 MOC credits.

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