May 2021

  • Damage Control Sugery
    Project Lead(s): Harvey Dhillon
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $4,944

  • Breast Policies & Protocols Update
    Project Lead(s): Amarjit Bajwa
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $9.472

  • ER Flow Improvement – Zone 2 (Phase 2)
    Project Lead(s): Julien Payrastre
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $9,988

  • ER Pediatric LOS/LWBS – Zone 4 (Phase 2)
    Project Lead(s): Julien Payrastre
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $4.969

  • BIRADS 3: Classification & Current Use
    Project Lead(s): Ellen Vessie
    Status: Pending
    Funding: $ TBA

March 2021

  • HSMR Chart Reviews (Second Phase)
    Project Lead(s): Jonathan Burns
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $9,538

  • Retained Hemothorax Guidelines
    Project Lead(s): Harvey Dhillon
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $5,144

  • HSMR Qi Project
    Project Lead(s): Jonathan Burns, Michael Newton
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $39,643

  • Grand Rounds/Medical Rounds 2021-22
    Project Lead(s): Jennafer Wilson; James Dueckman
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $36,915

  • Eat, Sleep, Console (OBGYN)
    Project Lead(s): Kara Aiton
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $9,888

  • Trauma Team Shared Clinic
    Project Lead(s): Dave Dhat
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $2,286

  • Pediatric Short Term Stay
    Project Lead(s): Bik Grewal
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $4,951

  • Joint MSAs Clinical Retreat – MMH & ARHCC
    Project Lead(s): Gaurav Bahl, President
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $45,000

  • ER Pediatric LOS/LWBS – Zone 4 (Phase 1)
    Project Lead(s): Julien Payrastre
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $7,195

  • Covid Team Wellness
    Project Lead(s): Gaurav Bahl
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $4,500

October 2020

  • Mobility Quality Improvement Project
    Project Lead(s): Hina Qamar
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $4,015
  • Improving HSMR at ARHCC
    Project Lead(s): J. Burns, M. Newton
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $9,328

  • Improving Access to ASD Management
    Project Lead(s): Akash Sinha
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $6,500
  • Creation of Graduated Care Clinic
    Project Lead(s): Euiseok Kim
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $4,769
  • Internal Medicine Unit Planning
    Project Lead(s): Euiseok Kim
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $5,089
  • ER Physician Punjabi Training
    Project Lead(s): Julien Payrastre
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $3,246
  • Admission Postural Vitals on ACE Unit
    Project Lead(s): Derek Chan
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $3,198

  • Physician AGP/Covid Resuscitation Practice
    Project Lead(s): Michael Yatscoff
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $4,665
  • Pediatric C-Spine & Blunt Abdominal Trauma
    Project Lead(s): Harvey Dhillon
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $8,626
  • Cardiac MRI Service Learning & Engagement
    Project Lead(s): Amarjit Bajwa
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $2,385

May 2020

  • Artificial Intelligence (AI) on Call
    Project Lead(s): Andy Neitzel
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $9,846

  • Preceptor Appreciation
    Project Lead(s): Dr. Holden Chow
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $1,050

  • Dept of Medicine, GIM Engagement Project
    Project Lead: Dr. Peter Chang
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $2,226

  • ARHCC Grand Rounds
    Project Lead(s): Dr. Jennafer Wilson and Dr. James Dueckman
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $29,600
  • Oncology Innovation & Research Collaboration
    Project Lead: Dr. Jenny Ko
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $5,839
  • Rapid Access Fund – Helmet CPAP in Critical Care
    Project Lead: Dr. Neil McLean
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $3,941
  • Obstetrics & Medical Imaging: Dine & Learn
    Project Lead: Dr. Jennifer Kenyon
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $2,408

  • Urology Engagement
    Project Lead: Dr. George Vrabec
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $4,769

  • Physician Financial Wellness and Literacy
    Project Lead: Dr. Akash Sinha
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $1,536
  • Prostate Cancer – Transition of Care
    Project Lead: Dr. George Vrabec
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $7,949
  • SKY-COVID Online Stress Reduction Program for Frontline Care Providers
    Project Lead: Dr. Ryan Punambolam
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $9,729
  • Resident Support Project
    Project Lead: Dr. Hardeep Aujla
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $32,000

COVID-19 Response Funding @ ARHCC

The resource documents listed below is to reiterate the MSA/PES Board support towards COVID-19 efforts and a repository for distributed communications to MSA members. The following includes the PES Working Group endorsement of the COVID-19 project, guidelines to support Local Department Heads and their department efforts, and related process for accessing current Facility Engagement funding from SSC, Doctors of BC for COVID-19 related engagements at ARHCC.

Departments seeking additional funding, the Project Activity Intake form has been included below for further planned engagements beyond the current funding allocation threshold.

Department Engagement Stimulus Initiative Approved Funding

  • Cardiology – $5,000
  • Emergency – $5,000
  • Hospitalists Group – $5,000
  • Medical Oncology – $5,000
  • Neurology – $5,000
  • Pediatrics – $5,000
  • Radiation Oncology – $5,000

March 2019

  • Physician Lounge Upgrade
    Project Lead(s): Dr. Bik Grewal; Physician Lounge Committee members: Dr. Akash Sinha and Heather Eaton
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $60,000
  • Oncology Innovation and Research Collaboration – Renewal Application
    Project Lead(s): Dr. Fred Hsu
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $10,000
  • Physician Engagement – Community and Hospital Physicians

    Project Lead(s): Dr. Caroline Cook, Dr. Sukhdeep Sidhu
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $7,000

  • UBC Family Practice Residency Program Scholar Day at ARHCC
    Project Lead(s): Dr. Holden Chow
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $2,400
  • Integrated Palliative Approach to Care in Home and Community (iPAC-HC)
    Project Lead(s): Dr. Neil Hilliard
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $2,800

October 2018

  • Abbotsford Regional Physician Senior Executive / Administrative Team Leadership Retreat Day
    Project Lead(s): Dr. Jenny Ko
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $12,354

  • Abbotsford International Airshow
    Project Lead(s): Dr. Caroline Cook, Dr. Sukhdeep Sidhu
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $6,500
  • Interdepartmental Social Event between the department of Emergency Medicine and department of Surgery
    Project Lead(s): Dr. Julien Payrastre
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $3,200
  • Hospitalists and Oncologists Forum Series – Additional Funding Request
    Project Lead(s): Dr. Zulfiquar
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $8,000
  • Physician Wellness Session – Staying Humane
    Project Lead(s): Dr. Julien Payrastre
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $150
  • Physician Mock Code Blue Training ERP
    Project Lead(s): Dr. Payrastre, Dr. Yatscoff
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $4,500
  • Physician Psychological Summit
    Project Lead(s): Dr. Richard Egolf
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $3,602

June 2018

  • Optimizing Breast Cancer Care
    Project Lead(s): Dr. Thao Phuong Nguyen
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $3,000
  • Rapid Access In-Patient Oncology
    Project Lead(s): Dr. Gaurav Bahl
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $24,381
  • Abbotsford Regional Physician Senior Executive / Administrative Team Leadership Retreat Day – additional funding request
    Project Lead(s): Dr. Jenny Ko
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $12,354
  • Medical Imaging and Obstetrics Dine and Learn
    Project Lead(s): Dr. Christine Nunweiler, Dr. Jennifer Kenyon
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $10,000
  • Radiology and the Emergency Department – We Should Talk!
    Project Lead(s): Dr. David Melnychuk, Emergency; Dr. Christine Nunweiler, Diagnostic Radiologist and LDH.
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $10,000

September 2017

  • Abbotsford Regional Hospital Physician Utilization Summit
    Project Lead(s): Dr. Davinder Dhat
    Status Approved
    Funding: $3,433.98
  • FLAG Proposal for Rapid Evaluation of Patients with Chest Xrays Concerning for Malignancy
    Project Lead(s): Dr. Jenny Ko
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $23,250
  • Women in Medicine
    Project Lead(s): Dr. Caroline Pon; Dr. Shivani Gupta
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $20,000
  • SIMS Group
    Project Lead(s): Dr. Phil Shaw; Dr. Michael Yatscoff
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $20,000 x 3 (Oct, April, Dec)
  • ARHCC Grand Rounds
    Project Lead(s): Dr. Justin Boparai, Dr. Deep Sidhu
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $20,000
  • ARHCC Project Stimulus Initiative
    Project Lead(s): Dr. Fred Hsu
    Status: Approved
    Funding: 5,000 per department
  • ARHCC – Recognition of Teaching Ceremony
    Project Lead(s): Dr. Holden Chow
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $3,000
  • Hospitalists and Oncologists Forum Series
    Project Lead(s): Dr. Zulfiqur
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $6,000
  • ER Docs, Hospitalist, Family Doctors Engagement Event
    Project Lead(s): Dr. Golf
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $500
  • SIMS Group
    Project Lead(s): Dr. Shaw, Dr. Yatscoff
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $79,102
  • Health and Wellness for Palliative Physicians – Hiking and Food
    Project Lead(s): Dr. Shuel
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $2,000

April 2017

  • Abbotsford Simulation Groups SIMS
    Project Lead(s): Dr. Shaw, Dr. Yatscoff
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $20,000 + $1,500
  • Accelerating the Oncology Triage Process
    Project Lead(s): Dr. Gaurav Bahl `
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $20,000 + $1,500
  • Abbotsford Regional Physician
    Senior Executive Team Leadership Retreat Day

    Project Lead(s): Dr. Jenny Ko
    Status: Approved
    Funding: 16,000 + 1500
  • Oncology Innovation and Research Collaboration
    Project Lead(s): Dr. Hsu
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $15,100 + $1,500
  • Improve Management of COPD in ARHCC
    Project Lead(s): Dr. Dave Williams
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $3,000 + $1,500
  • Meditation CME Workshop
    Project Lead(s): Dr. Aravind Ravindran
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $10,000
  • ARHCC Physician School Outreach
    Project Lead(s): Dr. Holden Chow
    Status: Approved
    Funding: $20,000 + $1,500