Central Okanagan Division of Family Practice

Long-term Care

GPSC LONG-TERM CARE INITIATIVE – Central Okanagan

November 2020

The General Practice Services Committee (GPSC) long-term care initiative supports Divisions of Family Practice to design and implement local solutions that deliver dedicated Physician Most Responsible Practitioner (MRP) services for patients in long-term care homes.  Given the interconnected nature of the health care system, improvements and efficiencies will be maximized by the local division working in close collaboration with Interior Health and participating long-term care homes.  The LTCI in the Central Okanagan was launched in July 2015.

For the purposes of this initiative, a Physician MRP is defined as one who promotes the three system level outcomes and who delivers care according to these five best practice expectations (BPEs):

 

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For more information please contact Jen Bitz:

jbitz@divisionsbc.ca

250-212-9789 (mobile)