Members' Corner

Members' announcement:

ACCEPTING RHEUMATOLOGY REFERRALS

My name is James Yeung and I am a new rheumatologist practicing
in the city of Richmond, B.C. I practice primarily in English, but I can
also practice in Cantonese.
I am writing to seek for your rheumatology referrals. I am happy to
announce that I am now accepting referrals by fax
(604-285-8766). Our wait times are within 1-2 weeks. You can find more details here.


Vancouver Chinese Diabetes Education Centre is now accepting referrals directly from physicians. The referral form and more information about the Centre can be found here.


Locum needed from September 11th to 25th, 2014 for busy solo Family Practice office in Vancouver area. 

OSCAR EMR system available.

Must be able to speak Cantonese. Office opens Monday to Saturday, working hours negotiable. 

For more information, please contact Dr. Thomas Ho

(604-876-2087 or 604-671-4883) or via email:  thomasho@interchange.ubc.ca


Shapedown Program Available to Chinese Families (Amy Chow, RD)

The Shapedown BC program helps children, teens and their families to achieve healthy weights through healthy living. The program has been at BC Children’s Hospital since 2006 and now is being offered to Chinese families in need (in Cantonese and Mandarin).

Please download and distribute the poster here, and you can find the physician referral form here.


New Clinic Location and Hours (Dr. Gina Tsai)

To better care for our patients, the West Coast Allergy & Immunology Clinic will be expanding to the Fraser Valley in July 2014! Please indicate if your patients prefer to be seen at our new Surrey location (details).


Research Study (Dr. York Hsiang, UBC)

A Comparison of Farabloc Fabric with Placebo on Alleviation of Hot Flash in Menopausal Women
The purpose of this randomized controlled trial is to test whether Farabloc is more effective than placebo for mitigating hot flashes in postmenopausal women (details and contact here ).


GP looking for replacement doctor (Dr. Henry Leung)
Full service GP near retirement age, solo, 6-day weekly office work, EMR, efficient office and capable and personable assistants, looking for passionate and diligent replacement to look after the patients.

Financial consideration will not be a problem and will stay as long as needed to introduce new doctor. Couples welcome. Cantonese and Mandarin language skills very beneficial.

Please contact at henryleungoffice@gmail.com. June 6, 2014.


Specialists available at Oakridge Centre: (Dr. Amanda Lau, details)

Endocrinology

Internal Medicine and Cardiology

Geriatrician

Urology