Connecting with Canadians


Nursing in Your Family Practice Initiative: Primary Health Care

by Patsy Smith

Patsy Smith is a leadership and health care consultant with a special interest in primary health care systems. Currently, she is the project lead for the "Nursing in your family practice" initiative with Primary Health Care at Capital Health. She maintains a clinical practice as a family practice nurse in a primary health care centre in rural Nova Scotia. In her presentation, Ms. Smith described the Capital Health program, which provides supports for family physicians and family practice nurses in Nova Scotia.

Release Date: 30 Apr 2009
Number of pages: 28
Document number: 51273