Former GPSC now named Family Practice Service Committee (FPSC)

On December 6, the former General Practice Service Committee (GPSC) announced that their name had changed to Family Practice Service Committee (FPSC) to “reflect [the] general shift away from the term … Read More

Introducing the BCCFP’s new Officers

BCCFP Board Officers 2022/23 The BCCFP welcomes Dr. Justine Spencer as President for the 2022/23 year. Dr. Spencer is joined by Dr. Vincent Wong as Vice President, Dr. Marjorie Docherty as Secretary … Read More

Apply for a BCCFP Cultural Safety and Humility Grant

Applications for the new CS&H Grant Cycle being accepted until Jan 15, 2023 Family physicians are once again invited to apply for funding to support culturally safe practices. Read more … Read More

Dr. David May discusses options for parents who can’t find children’s pain medication

Can’t find children’s Tylenol in Kamloops, Okanagan? Here are some options | iNFOnews | Thompson-Okanagan’s News Source (

A Year in Review – Upcoming AGM and Annual Report

As the 2021/22 year culminates, we are taking a look back at the work that the BCCFP and our members have achieved over the past year. AGM Members are invited … Read More

Voting opens for new Physician Master Agreement

Voting is now open to ratify the proposed Physician Master Agreement (PMA). The 2022 PMA is a three-year contract that, if ratified, would be in effect from April 1, 2022 … Read More

Family Doctor Tips on Caring for Children with Respiratory Symptoms

Most respiratory illness in children, including colds, influenza, RSV (respiratory syncytial virus) and COVID-19 can be managed at home without the need for prescription medications. However, in some cases, it … Read More

Statement Re: New Payment Model for Family Medicine

Earlier today, the province and Doctors of BC announced a new payment model for family physicians, as well as a tentative Physician Master Agreement (PMA). The Longitudinal Family Physician Payment … Read More

Meet our Candidates – 2022 Board of Directors Election

Voting has opened for our Board of Directors election and runs until November 17 at 9:00 am PST. There are three positions up for election, each with a term of … Read More

Registration open for the November 24, 2022 AGM with keynote speaker, Dr. Sarah Smith

Register now for BCCFP’s 2022 Annual General Meeting (AGM) that will take place via videoconference on November 24, 2022 at 6:00 pm. We are excited to welcome family physician and … Read More