Toolkit: The Cold Standard – Second Edition

Tags: Common Cold. COVID 19 Visit this resource The delivery and organization of health care services has changed rapidly in response to COVID-19. Many primary care clinics have increased the adoption of virtual care due to the inability of providing in-person assessments. As primary care providers adjust to these changes, emerging challenges exist in how […]

Cochrane COVID-19 Podcasts

Tags: COVID 19 Visit this resource Each Cochrane podcast offers a short summary of a recent Cochrane review from the authors themselves. They allow everyone from healthcare professionals to patients and families to hear the latest Cochrane evidence in under five minutes.  Cochrane is preparing a series of reviews to help decision-makers with their response […]

Ontario’s plan to contain second wave needs a dose of primary care engagement

Tags: Second Wave. COVID 19 Visit this resource “.. The hospital-centric approach in the first wave made sense. The second wave, however, needs a more thoughtful approach. The majority of care happens in the community. Family doctors alone provide two-thirds of all healthcare visits, not to mention the care done by other community-based physicians including […]

Optimizing Care Through COVID-19 Transmission Scenarios: Recommendations from Ontario Health

Tags: IPAC Infection Prevention and Control. COVID 19 Visit this resource Developed by the COVID-19 Response: Optimizing Care Through COVID-19 Transmission Scenarios Committee, this document provides a principle-based set of recommendations that draw from lessons learned in wave 1 of the COVID-19 pandemic to ensure continued care for patients/clients in future waves.

Managing Type 2 Diabetes During COVID-19: a guide for Primary Care Providers CEP

Tags: Diabetes Mellitus. COVID 19 Visit this resource “.. During the COVID-19 pandemic, we should be taking a virtual-first approach to diabetes care. The relative benefits and risks of an in-person versus virtual diabetes visit will depend on several factors, including an individual’s capacity for using technology, the extent of their disease and local COVID-19 […]

Managing type 2 diabetes during COVID-19 (CEP)

Tags: Diabetes Mellitus. COVID 19 Visit this resource “.. During the COVID-19 pandemic, we should be taking a virtual-first approach to diabetes care. The relative benefits and risks of an in-person versus virtual diabetes visit will depend on several factors, including an individual’s capacity for using technology, the extent of their disease and local COVID-19 […]