Primary Care Providers


Family Physician Action Council

Purpose

The Family Physician Action Council (FPAC) is a council of family physicians in the Winnipeg area, directly advisory to the President and CEO of Winnipeg Regional Health Authority (WRHA).

Its purposes are:

  1. To contribute to the vision and innovation of primary care renewal in Winnipeg.

  2. To provide a structure that promotes worthwhile input, consultation and dialogue between family physicians and the WRHA.

  3. To provide input and advice to the Region on patient care issues such as; continuum of care, quality of care, access, system improvement and service planning. 

  4. To promote and strengthen the role of family physicians within Winnipeg.

  5. To provide an avenue for problem-solving and rapid decision-making.

Membership

The Family Physician Action Council will consist of:

  1. Family Medicine/Primary Care Program Medical Director

  2. Family Medicine Program Medical Director

  3. President and CEO, WRHA

  4. Chief Operating Officer and VP of Community Health Services, WRHA

  5. Six Community Family Physicians

  6. Representative from Doctor's Manitoba

  7. Representative from College of Family Physicians, MB Chapter


The Primary Health Care Program Regional Director and the Director of Community Health Services Integration will participate as ex-officio members and will provide support to the Council.

Corresponding Members will include: Medical Directors from Public Health, Homecare and Mental Health, WRHA Chief Medical Officer and Director of Patient Access.

Where the physician is not currently remunerated through the WRHA, they will receive a stipend at MB Health/Doctor's MB rate.

Interested in becoming a member of the Family Physician Action Council? Please contact us.

 



Looking for information on health services available in Winnipeg? Visit the Health Services Directory Online, a searchable listing of health services, programs and organizations in the Winnipeg health region.

A condensed version of this Health Services Directory can be accessed by clicking here

 


Is there anything you'd like to see on this site? We'd like to hear your suggestions! Visit our Contact Us page to fill out our comment form.


Primary Care Providers Home

News

News Archive

Primary Care Networks

Upcoming Events

Family Physician Action Council

Regional Referral Forms

Locum Service Information

Notices to Family Physicians

Opportunities in the WRHA

Family Medicine

Primary Care

Home Care

Surgery Program

Practice Guidelines

Quality

Links

Contact Us

Make text smaller Make text bigger
WRHA Accessibility Plan Icon
Wait Times
View the Winnipeg Health Region's current approximate Emergency Department and Urgent Care wait times.

View wait times
Find Services
Looking for health services in Winnipeg?

Call Health Links-Info Sante at 788-8200

Search 211 Manitoba

Explore alternatives to emergency departments at MyRightCare.ca

Find a Doctor
Mobile App
Use your phone to find information about wait times and health services in Winnipeg. Download the Connected Care mobile app for iPhone today!

Learn more
Wave Magazine
The September / October 2017 issue of Wave, Winnipeg's health and wellness magazine, is now available online.

Read more
Contact Us
Do you have any comments or concerns?

Click here to contact us
Careers
The Winnipeg Health Region has a variety of career opportunities to suit your unique goals and needs.

Visit our Careers site
WRHA Logo Help| Terms of Use | Contact Us | En français