From preventing emergency visits to understanding the context of a patient's health issues, house calls have value in a modern medical practice.
Lack of systemic support for women physicians may help explain why it is hard to find a family doctor in Canada.
The election results could mean a national pharmacare program will happen, albeit slowly. Canadians can also expect more safe injection sites and money invested in the opioid crisis.
The Ontario government and the Ontario Medical Association are currently engaged in arbitration to determine how family doctors will be paid.
This week's annual Family Medicine Forum is an opportunity for your family doctor -- to cave or resist in the face of Big Pharma sponsorship and marketing.
Family physicians have started to play a key role in the district health system in South Africa.