Manitoba Physicians are Choosing Wisely Dr. Christine Polimeni, MD, CCFP – Family Physician and Vice Dean Continuing Competency and Assessment- University of Manitoba Choosing Wisely is important for the sustainability of health services, not just for my patients, but for all Manitobans. We only have so many resources and I want to ensure we’re allocating Read More
The Chairwoman of Choosing Wisely Canada shares information on the consequences of unnecessary imaging and the side effects of unnecessary medications in a Windsor Star article – Dr. Wendy Levinson: Canadians have over a million unnecessary health tests, treatments and procedures each year
The May issue of the Canadian Family Physician Journal features local Choosing Wisely champion Dr. Alex Singer and his commitment to resource stewardship within his family practice and teaching.
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 Read More