7-May-2019 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Community Health Services Centre - Room 403
505 Doyle Avenue
Kelowna, Ontario V1Y 0C5


  BC Interior Chapters Annual General Meeting
Primary Care Transformation in BC – Ted Patterson, ADM Primary Care Division of the BC Ministry of Health

May 7, 2019
  8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Pacific Time
(AGM Starts at 7:30 a.m., in person attendees to join at 7:00 a.m.)

 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Eastern Time

In person location:

Community Health Services Centre - Room 403
505 Doyle Ave, Kelowna

Via webinar:
Details will be sent upon registration

British Columbia is currently implementing a model of Primary and Community Care that enables integrated community-based care and services and provides access for the population “closer to home”. Specific to this transformation, the future vision includes the development of Primary Care Networks, that support patient access to team-based full service primary care clinics, Urgent and Primary Care Centres, and are formally linked to health authority and community based services/NGOs. Ted’s presentation focus’ on the Primary Care development and early implementation as this innovative model takes shape across the province.

Feature Speaker
Ted Patterson, ADM Primary Care Division of the BC Ministry of Health

Ted Patterson is the Assistant Deputy Minister of the Primary Care Division at the Ministry of Health. Prior to this appointment, Ted seconded a number of ADM portfolios in the Ministry, including Primary and Community Care policy, as well as the Health Sector Workforce. Previously, Ted was Executive Director at the Public Sector Employers’ Council (PSEC) Secretariat in the Ministry of Finance where he was responsible for collective bargaining and compensation strategies for the Health, K-12 and University sectors. In this role, Ted also served as a member of the Board of Directors for the BC Public School Employers’ Association and represented government at a number of major negotiation tables.

Ted holds a Bachelor of Arts and a Master of Arts in Political Studies, both from the University of Saskatchewan.


7:00 - 7:30 a.m.
7:30 - 8:00 a.
8:00 - 9:00 a.m.      

Chapter AGM (dial in number provided to BC Interior Chapter Member separately)
Guest Speaker Ted Patterson

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*Webinar details will be provided following registration

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