Frontline Services Forum

CIUSSS West-Central Montreal invites you to the first edition of the Frontline Services Medical Forum Facilitating Your Practice, which will explore how family medicine physicians from the community and CIUSSS specialists can work together to improve the patient experience. 

The Forum, developed in collaboration with the de la Montagne and Cavendish Tables locales du DRMG, will take place on:

Wednesday, December 5, 2018
11:30 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. (a lunch will be served)
Jewish General Hospital
5750 Côte-Sainte-Catherine Road, Pavilion A, auditorium 102

A cocktail will follow immediately, to be followed by the general assemblies for the DRMG local physicians’ roundtables.

 Register online now!
The deadline to register is November 29.

For more information, contact Raymonde Grimard at 514-521-2150 ext. 2215 or
 raymonde.grimard.dlm@ssss.gouv.qc.ca.

 Summary of discussions Frontline Medical Services Forum (available in French only)

Program

Schedule

Activity

11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

WELCOME PARTICIPANTS

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

LUNCH

1:00 p.m.  – 1:05 p.m.

Introduction and presentation of the agenda

Sébastien Blin, Director of the Frontline Integrated Services Program, CIUSSS West-Central Montreal

1:05 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.

Welcoming address from the chiefs of the local roundtables of the Montreal DRMG

Dr. Amélie Desjardins-Tessier, Chief of the local de la Montagne roundtable of the Montreal DRMG

Dr. Ronald Ludman, Chief the local Cavendish roundtable of the Montreal DRMG

Dr. François Loubert, Chief of the Montreal DRMG

1:15 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.

Future of the health system evolution

Dr. Lawrence Rosenberg, President and CEO, CIUSSS West-Central Montreal

At the end of this presentation, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the evolution of the medical services organization through the evolution of knowledge and technologies. 
  • Understand the major role of proximity services in a health and services global organization.
 

1:45 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Profile of proximity services on the territory of CIUSSS West-Central Montreal

Francine Dupuis, Associate Executive Director, CIUSSS West-Central Montreal

Sébastien Blin, Director of the Frontline Integrated Services Program, CIUSSS West-Central Montreal

At the end of this presentation, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the CIUSSS West-Central Montreal, the facilities of this network and the local reality.
  • Situate their practice versus other proximity services available in the territory of CIUSSS West-Central Montreal, such as the Cavendish and de la Montagne local networks.
 

2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

 

Access to specialists -  CIUSSS Clinical Access Service

Valérie Pelletier, Director of Nursing, CIUSSS West-Central Montreal

At the end of this presentation, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the clinical conditions for which a patient could be referred to the CIUSSS Clinical Access service and eligibility for a faster consultation.
  • Know the reference and follow-up procedures.
 

2:45 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

PAUSE

3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PANEL

Communication and discussion between physicians in the community and CIUSSS specialists – challenges and solutions

Facilitator: Dr. François Loubert, Chief of the Montreal DRMG

Panellists

Dr. SamerDaher, Physician, GMF La citémédicale de Montréal 
Dr. Renée Fournier, Physician, GMF-R Queen Elizabeth 
Dr. Fanny Hersson, Physician, Clinique VMS 
Dr. Elizabeth MacNamara, Chief, Medical Biochemistry and Chair of the CPDP, Jewish General Hospital
Dr. Heather Rubenstein, physician, GMF-U Village-Santé
Dr. Ernesto Schiffrin, Physician-in-Chief, Jewish General Hospital 

After this panel, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the needs of family medicine physicians in different contexts of practice:
  • Understand the needs of CIUSSS specialists.

WORKSHOP

Discussion between family medicine physicians and specialists: identify solutions to problems raised during the panel

Dr. Karl Looper, Psychiatrist, Chief, Department of Psychiatry, Jewish General Hospital 
Dr. Gerald Batist, Oncologist, Chief, Division of Oncology, Jewish General Hospital 
Dr. Jeffrey Minuk, Neurologist, Chief, Division of Neurology, Jewish General Hospital 
Dr. Shannon Fraser, Chief, Division of General Surgery, Jewish General Hospital 
Dr. Marc Affilalo, Emergentologist, Chief, Emergency Department, Jewish General Hospital 
Dr. PolymniaGaliatsatos, Gastroenterologsist, Jewish General Hospital 
Dr. Bernard Lapointe, Chief, Division of Palliative Care, Jewish General Hospital 
Dr. Elizabeth MacNamara, Chief, Medical Biochemistry and Chair of the CPDP, Jewish General Hospital 
Dr. Mark Lipman, Nephrologist, Chief, Division of Nephrology, Jewish General Hospital 
Dr. Ernesto Schiffrin, Physician-in-Chief, Jewish General Hospital

At the end of this activity, participants will be able to: :

  • Understand, on both sides, the expertise and experiences of physicians in the community and of specialists.
  • Identify communication solutions to implement between physicians in the community and the specialists of the Jewish General Hospital.
 

4:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

PLENARY SESSION

Pool potential solutions identified during the workshop.

Moderator: Dr. François Loubert, Chief of the Montreal DRMG

5:00 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.

CLOSING

Summary of the day and participant’s commitment to implement the potential solution identified during the Forum.

Dr. Louise Miner, Director of Professional Services, CIUSSS West-Central Montreal

Sébastien Blin, Director of the Frontline Integrated Services Program, CIUSSS West-Central Montreal

5:15 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Cocktail

6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

gEnEral MEETINGS OF Cavendish and de la Montagne Local Physicians Roundtable of the Montreal DRMG and 5 à 7

Cavendish: CLSC de Côte-des-Neiges
5700 Côte-des-Neiges Road, rooms 353-354

de la Montagne: CLSC de Côte-des-Neiges
5700 Côte-des-Neiges Road, room 532

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