Archive for: November 2014

The results are in – NPS 2014 data are now available!

2014 National Physician Survey (NPS) results are now available!

The 2014 NPS results were released on December 2, 2014. The release provides the latest physician survey results by province, specialty and other demographics.

The 2014 census survey collected information on the use of information technology by physicians in Canada. Topics investigated were: adoption of electronic records, access to electronic records, use of electronic records in clinical practice, benefits of electronic reports, sharing electronic information, telehealth/telemedicine, social media, physician work hours, and more.

Follow this link for a high-level summary of survey findings: News release and backgrounder

Full results are available on the NPS website at www.nationalphysiciansurvey.ca

The NPS is carried out by the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC), the Canadian Medical Association (CMA) and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (Royal College).

2014 NPS Data Results Coming December 2nd!

The 2014 National Physician Survey (NPS) data will be released on December 2, 2014. The survey focused on the use of information technology by physicians in Canada. It collected information on adoption, access, and benefits of electronic records, sharing electronic information, telehealth/telemedicine, social media, physician work hours, and more. The release will provide highlights of the results at national, provincial, and specialty specific levels.

You can sign up to the NPS Mailing List to receive e-mail alerts as the data becomes available. Please send your request to mona.ali@cfpc.ca.

Full results will be available on the NPS website at www.nationalphysiciansurvey.ca

The NPS is carried out by the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC), the Canadian Medical Association (CMA) and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (Royal College).