If you missed the April 27 6:00 broadcast, please watch the clip starting at 07:08 to learn more about our local initiative to Choose Wisely in health care.
Choosing Wisely Manitoba is looking forward to engaging with Manitoba family physicians at this year’s Manitoba College of Family Physicians Annual Scientific Assembly. We are highlighting three championed initiatives and our recent achievements with Vitamin D, Tissues for Disposal and Preoperative Testing. Stop by our booth to tell us how you are choosing wisely in your practice! Dr. Alex Singer is helping to teach new family doctors how to be good stewards of the system. Learn more about the Manitoba Primary Care Research Network at cpcssn.ca
Members of Choosing Wisely Manitoba were among the more than 300 stakeholders attending the Choosing Wisely Canada National Meeting at the end of February. Attendees included clinicians, patient representatives, leaders from national organizations, as well as provincial and territorial Choosing Wisely campaigns. Visit Choosing Wisely Canada to learn more about the more than 80 abstracts presented.
Choosing Wisely Manitoba is represented at the national meeting in Calgary February 27 with four presentations highlighting Manitoba’s unique projects and approaches to promote the appropriate use of health care resources. Read two of our abstracts: Incorporation of Resource Stewardship in Medical Curriculum Pathology Tissues for Disposal