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The CARE Course comes to Pincher Creek


Healthcare teams in the Pincher Creek area work together in teams to treat simulated emergency situations. One big advantage of a Comprehensive Approaches to Rural Emergencies (CARE) Course in your own community is that you get to work with the same team you would be with in a real emergency. ...

December 7, 2017 • 0 Comments

Tagged with CARE Course Pincher Creek • Written by Bobby Jones

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Video: For Dr. Gavin Parker, RPAP and rural medicine go hand-in-hand


When promoting rural family medicine, never underestimate the importance of pizza. For Dr. Gavin Parker, several helpings of pepperoni and cheese played a significant role in his decision to become a rural physician, now practising in Pincher Creek, 215 km south of Calgary. ...

May 11, 2016 • Written in Practicing Physicians 0 Comments

Tagged with Medical Students Physician attraction Physician recruitment Physician retention Pincher Creek Rural Alberta South Rural Medical Interest Group University of ALberta • Written by Jonathan Koch

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Video: Hello (From the Rural Side)


A light-hearted look at some of the challenges of rural healthcare, presented at the 32nd Annual Emergency Medicine for Rural Hospitals conference....

March 9, 2016 • Written in Practicing Physicians 0 Comments

Tagged with Funny Physician Skills Enrichment Pincher Creek • Written by Lucas Warren

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Promote your rural Alberta community with an RPAP Medical Skills Weekend


RPAP Medical Skills Weekends provide exposure to rural medicine and lifestyles to up-and-coming healthcare professionals...

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#ThrowbackThursday: 2013 RPAP Skills Weekend was an accident waiting to happen


An accident simulation and skills training were highlights of a May 2013 RPAP Medical Skills Weekend in Pincher Creek, Alberta, Canada....

November 27, 2014 • Written in Medical Students 0 Comments

Tagged with #tbt #ThrowbackThursday 2013 Alberta Canada Committees Medical Skills Weekend Medical Students outreach Physician attraction Physician recruitment Pincher Creek RPAP Health Workforce for Alberta Rural Medical Interest Group University of ALberta University of Calgary • Written by Jonathan Koch

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