“In 2001, 16% of Canadian FPs had access to dietitians as part of their practices. By 2004, 26% of FPs shared patient care with nutritionists or dietitians. The 2007 NPS revealed that 52% of FPs collaborated with dietitians or nutritionists and 42% offered nutrition counseling as part of their practices.”
Canadian Family Physician, Fast Fact, Janaury, 2010.
“According to the results of the 2007 National Physician Survey (NPS), only 12.3% of Canadian FPs and GPs use EMRs exclusively, and an additional 19.4% use EMRs in combination with traditional paperbased charts.”