BC Emergency Medicine Network Report Discovery Report 2017: This report provides clear recommendations to ensure that the online tool truly serves all our members and each of their patients.
Describes the process undertaken to inform the development of the recently launched British Columbia (BC) Emergency Medicine Network (EM Network). Provide guidance and lessons learned for health leaders and others who aspire to establish similar clinical networks, whether in EM or other medical disciplines.
Abu-Laban RB, Drebit S, Svendson B, Chan N, Ho K, Khazei A, Lindstrom RR, Lund A, Marsden J, Christenson J. Process and findings informing the development of a provincial emergency medicine network. Healthc Manage Forum. 2019 Jun 9:840470419844276. doi: 10.1177/0840470419844276.
A review of membership/online engagement data and analysis of survey and interview results provide valuable insights for those interested in creating and improving clinical networks that support practitioners.
Julian Marsden, MD Sharla Drebit, MSc, MBA Ronald R. Lindstrom, MSc, PhD Carolyn MacKinnon, BA Chantel Archibald Riyad B. Abu-Laban, MD, MHSc Kim Eggers Kendall Ho, MD, FRCPC Afshin Khazei, MD Adam Lund, MD, MEd Ed Martin, BA Jim Christenson, MD. The BC Emergency Medicine Network: Evaluation approach and early findings. BCMJ, vol. 61 , No. 4 , May 2019 , Pages 164-171.
View the first publication on the BC Emergency Medicine Network written in collaboration with our patient partners. The article was published in Cureus, an open-access medical journal on January 04, 2018. The paper provides an overview of the EM Network, including its background, purpose, programs, anticipated evolution, and impact on the BC health care system.
Abu-Laban RB, Drebit S, Lindstrom RR, Archibald C, Eggers K, Ho K, Khazei A, Lund A, MacKinnon C, Markham R, Marsden J, Martin E, Christenson J. The British Columbia Emergency Medicine Network: A Paradigm Shift in a Provincial System of Emergency Care. Cureus. 2018 Jan 4;10(1):e2022. doi: 10.7759/cureus.2022.
An article on the launch of the BC Emergency Medicine Network; published in The BC Medical Journal Pulsimeter section.
A summary of the initial planning and implementation of a network to integrate clinician researchers and clinical experts with all practitioners in emergency medicine across the province.