Primary Care News archive

The Primary Care Alliance brings you information about current initiatives, activities and events related to primary care in Alberta.

This archive will always contain links to one year of back issues of Primary Care News. For older issues, please contact the AMA web team at


  • April
    In this issue: Major information sharing change | Get equipped for privacy | Family Docs Rock 
  • March
    In this issue: An important update to CII/CPAR | RIFS podcast | ACFP award nomination deadline
  • February
    In this issue: Project ECHO | Last chance for FMS | Request to delay non-urgent blood testing 
  • January
    In this issue: Integrated Health Neighbourhood white paper | Updated Virtual Fee Code info | Recognizing excellence


  • December
    In this issue: Clinical pathways for cancer diagnosis study | eNotification and a cancer diagnosis | Save on the Family Medicine Summit
  • November
    In this issue: Free fundamental privacy training | Complex care case benefits from CII/CPAR | Physician and patient resources
  • October
    In this issue: CED information helps patient | Meet the Disruptors | Coordinating chronic opioid therapy
  • September
    In this issue: CII/CPAR milestone reached | PEIP conference | New podcast on care transitions
  • June
    In this issue: Campaign launch | New primary care research | CII/CPAR & PS Suite
  • May
    In this issue: Albertans finding a doctor | COVID Talks for Docs | Check in - Check up
  • April
    In this issue: New podcast on enhancing access | Women in medicine | World Doctor Day

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