Continuing Medical Education

Organized by the CWC PCN in conjunction with community partners and our members, these CME & PD events provide physicians with educational sessions on implementing the Patient Medical Home model, advancing their practice, connecting with community partners, and staying up to date on zonal and provincial initiatives.

If you have a suggestion for a CME topic in one of these areas or would like to lead a session, please contact your Physician Liaison or Member Services & Engagement.

Please consult this page for upcoming opportunities and archived presentations.

Upcoming opportunities

Joule’s Developing and Leading System Improvement course
RSVP by Friday, Feb. 5

Learn about Quality Improvement in the Patient Medical Home.

Improve patient care through proactive, creative thinking and data-informed decision-making.

  • Three-day course: Fridays, March 5, March 12, and March 19
  • Time: 1 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.
  •  Location: Virtual

“This course allowed me to visualize how to work with my PCN team to improve my own patient care and how to implement QI projects in my own practice.” — Dr. Jagdeep Doulla

  • Routine use of patient data results in better care
  • A value of $2,000 at no cost to members
  • Earn up to 14.5 Mainpro+ Certified Credits

During this course, you will learn to:

  • Apply QI theory and science to your work
  • Examine patterns and processes within your clinic or practice that need to change
  • Use the Model for Improvement to implement change
  • Develop a QI plan to improve processes for your clinic or practice

Full overview, including detailed agenda

“I brought a seed of an idea for system improvement and left the session with a healthy seedling.” — Dr. Christine Kennedy

How to sign up:

  1. Access the Joule course’s registration page via the sign-up link below and select “Add to Cart” (pricing will read $0)
  2. Select “View Cart” and then “Checkout”
  3. Sign in using your cma.ca account*
  4. Click the shopping cart (top right of the screen) and select “Checkout”
  5. Complete your registration information and select “continue to payment”
  6. Click “Pay Now” (course fee should remain $0)

Yes, I want to sign up

*If you do not have a cma.ca account and know your CMA member ID, click “Create account” to create one. If you do not know your CMA member ID, please call their Member Services at 1.888.855.2555 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. EST for assistance.

RSVP by: Friday, Feb. 5


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Dec. 10, 2020

 

CME & PD: Performance Management and Corrective Action
Nov. 18, 2020

 Resources:

  • FAQ from the presentation

CME & PD: Infection Prevention and Control Information Session
Nov. 9, 2020

 Presentation and related resources:

CME & PD: Respectful Workplace
Nov. 4, 2020

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  • FAQ from the presentation


CME & PD: Occupational Health and Safety: Alberta Employment Legislation
Oct. 21, 2020

CME & PD: Employee Life Cycle: Attraction, Onboarding and Orientation
Oct. 7, 2020

Document:

CME & PD: Alberta Employment Legislation: Employment Standards and Human Rights
June 23, 2020

Presentation