CME – earn credits

Earn Mainpro+® Credits while using your HQCA Primary Healthcare Panel Report.

Family physicians can use the HQCA’s Provincial Primary Healthcare Patient Panel report to enhance their knowledge and stimulate practice improvement. They can also earn both certified and non-certified Mainpro+ credits from using the report and attending webinars. The table below shows the different ways that Mainpro+ credits can be earned from the Provincial Primary Healthcare Patient Panel Report and webinars.

Earn Mainpro+® Credits from Using Your HQCA Primary Healthcare Panel Report

 

Activity Category

HQCA Resource

Certified Activities

Non-Certified Activities

Provincial Primary Healthcare Patient Panel Report Webinars Claim time spent in HQCA webinars to learn more about one of the reports – 1 credit per hour.

In the Mainpro+ system, select Group Learning à Non-certified à Other Activities.

Provincial Primary Healthcare Patient Panel Linking Learning to Practice

Linking Learning to Administration – When reading the HQCA panel report raises a question about your practice that you then investigate further, or stimulates a change in practice or office processes, write that up as a Linking Learning to Practice or Administration exercise.

5 certified credits

Claim time spent reading HQCA reports – 1 credit per hour.

In the Mainpro+ system, select Self-Learning à Non-certified à Other Activities.

Provincial Primary Healthcare Patient PanelPractice Audits/Quality Assurance Program

Your HQCA panel report, whether it is based on a proxy panel or on a confirmed panel list, is a form of practice assessment or audit. When reviewing your panel report raises a question about your practice that you then investigate further, or stimulates a change in practice or office processes, write that up as a Linking Learning to Assessment exercise or practice audit.

5 certified credits Linking Learning to Assessment

6 certified credits Practice Audit

Claim time spent reviewing your HQCA panel report – 1 credit per hour.

In the Mainpro+ system, select Assessment à Non-certified à Practice Audit.

Claim time spent with your clinic team in planning and implementing improvements to your practice as a result of reviewing the panel report – 1 credit per hour.

In the Mainpro+ system, select Self-Learning à Non-certified à Other Activities.

 

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Refer to the Mainpro+ page on the College of Family Physicians of Canada website for more information about how to record your use of HQCA resources to meet your continuing professional development requirements.

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If you have specific questions, email: primaryhealthcarereports@hqca.ca or contact us at 1.855.508.8162.