rounds: July 6, 2018

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Insurance Conversion: Graduates

Hey graduates! Did you know that you can convert your current life insurance plan to your own coverage through Great-West Life? This must be done within 31 days of your coverage ending. Submit an application form, or your first premium payment, in order to qualify.

RDBC Board of Directors: Nominations

Nominations for the 2018 Board of Directors are now open! The Resident Doctors of BC Board of Directors is elected from within the membership and is comprised of the President, Immediate Past President, Vice-President, Director of Finance, Director of Communications, and seven (7) Directors. For more info and the nomination form, click here. To read a first-hand experience of being on the Board, read our interview with Dr. James Wang.

Steve Nash July Promo & Contest

Are you looking around for a new gym? We have partnered with Steve Nash to bring you a special promo and contest for the month of July. Better yet, it is open to both Residents and your families! For more information, click here (RDBC member login required).

BCSPQC 2019 Quality Awards

The BC Patient Safety & Quality Council are now accepting nominations for their 2019 Quality Awards. The awards celebrate projects within the four areas of care as well as four inspiring individuals, including patients and caregivers as well as health care practitioners. Closing date is July 15, 2018. More info.

Sign Up for an Internal Review

Volunteers are needed for UBC Program Internal Reviews! For a list of available dates and details, visit our Internal Review page.

CalendarUpcoming Events

Prince George Site Visit & Social
July 17

Kelowna Site Visit & Social
July 25

Book and appleDid you Know?

If your residency program considers courses such as ATLS or CARE mandatory, then your course fees will be reimbursed.

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June 27
Are you a new R1 confused about Orientation reimbursement? Read here.

July 3, 2018
For June’s Resident Spotlight, we interviewed Dr. Boluwaji Ogunyemi!

question mark post it thumbtack multicolour rainbowTrivia Question

Has a fellow Resident impressed you? Visit Paging Positivity and send in a submission for a chance to win!
Enter a submission by July 20 and you could win! ($10 to Starbucks, iTunes or Amazon.) The winner will be selected at random from all correct entries and announced in the next edition of Rounds. The winner from the last edition was Dr. Daniel Ting. Please contact us with your choice of gift card!

author: Kejia Wang