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Providing Inclusive, Affirming and Safer Perinatal Care to 2SLGBTQIA+ Individuals – a new resource for healthcare providers

“Providing Inclusive, Affirming and Safer Perinatal Care to 2SLGBTQIA+ Individuals” is a newly available tip sheet featuring evidence-based information, practical examples and a list of continuing education opportunities. Individual perinatal healthcare providers, teams and organizations can use this educational resource to reflect on and take actionable steps towards improving the quality and cultural safety of […]

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Disability & Pregnancy: new resources for healthcare administrators, care providers and people with disabilities

Three new Disability and Pregnancy resources that support healthy pregnancies for people with disabilities and provide advice to the healthcare professionals providing their care are now available. Developed collaboratively with an international team of researchers, people with lived experience, healthcare providers, social workers and policy makers, the resources contain information tailored for healthcare administrators, healthcare

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PCMCH Webinars: Paediatric Diabetes and Paediatric Obesity Management

These webinars are geared towards members of the PCMCH Paediatric Diabetes Network (PDN) and the Ontario Paediatric Bariatric Network (OPBN), primary care providers, paediatric endocrinology care providers, clinical educators, paediatric diabetes providers, nurse practitioners, psychologists, dietitians, social workers, exercise therapists and others interested in learning more about current practices and novel approaches in the care

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PCMCH Statement: Strong Recommendation to Layer Protections Against Respiratory Viruses

In light of the remarks from Ontario’s Chief Medical Officer of Health yesterday, PCMCH echoes the strong recommendation for masking in all indoor public settings, including schools and childcare settings, and vaccination as a defence against respiratory infections. The acute surge of respiratory viral infections in the province is placing immense strain on our healthcare

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Safe Administration of Oxytocin

The Safe Administration of Oxytocin guideline report, developed by PCMCH in 2019, outlines best practice recommendations for the safe management of pregnant patients whose labour is induced or augmented with the medication oxytocin. The objective of the report is to reduce the risk of misuse and/or mismanagement of oxytocin by addressing risk factors that have contributed to

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