The winter PCN Strategic Leadership Forum was held on Friday, January 27 and Saturday, January 28, 2017 at the DoubleTree by Hilton West Edmonton. 


2017 Winter PCN Forum Agenda



Influencer Overview
Murray Low, Vital Smarts

Update on Blended Capitation Project
Dr. Tobias Gelber, President, Section of Rural Medicine

Central Patient Attachment Registry (CPAR)
Dr. Darryl LaBuick, President, Section of General Practice
Arvelle Balon-Lyon, Program Director, Toward Optimized Practice

Applying Influencer Strategies
Murray Low, Vital Smarts

Creating a PCN Charter/Physicians Compact
Dr. Helen Akosile-Xulu, PCN Physician Leads Executive, North Zone
Dr. Justin Balko, PCN Physician Leads Executive, Edmonton Zone
Dr. Jeffery Bratvold, PCN Physician Leads Executive, South Zone
Dr. Phillip van der Merwe, PCN Physician Leads Executive, Calgary Zone
Len Frank, Executive Director, Leduc Beaumont Devon PCN

Integration in Action: Creating Partnerships in Primary Care

Presentation 1
Persa Kovich, Executive Director, McLeod River PCN

Jessica Hein, Physiotherapist, Alberta Health Services

Presentation 2 
Leslie Phillips, Registered Nurse, Aspen PCN

Doug Kremp, Respiratory Therapist, Alberta Health Services

Presentation 3
Dr. Michael Spady, Zone Clinical Department Head, Department of Family Medicine, Calgary Zone, Medical Leader for Community Health Services, Calgary Zone and Co-Chair, Calgary Zone Primary Care Council

Dr. Brendan Vaughan, Physician Lead, Calgary West Central PCN and Co-Chair, Calgary Zone Primary Care Council

Patient's Medical Home: Patients Collaborating with Teams

Dr. Michel Donoff, Professor and Associate Chair, Department of Family Medicine, University of Alberta and Co-Chair Edmonton Oliver PCN
Rob Skrypnek, Executive Director, Integration and Innovation, Alberta HealthServices 
Marion Relf, Project Consultant, Toward Optimized Practice

Effective Working Groups: A Coalition in Action

Dr. Ann Vaidya, Deputy Clinical Head, Department of Family Medicine, Alberta Health Services, Calgary Zone
Roger Osborne, Consultant, Practice Management Program


Camrose PCN Fall Prevention Program

Edmonton West PCN Frail Elderly Outreach Program Year 1 Evaluation Findings

Leduc Beaumont Devon PCN Panel Management and Access Program