Summer Newsletter

Click here for the Summer 2014 ORA Newsletter. The newsletter includes an update from the new ORA President, Dr. Arthur Karasik. It also includes information regarding the EMR application deadline. […]

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ORA and OPA Collaboration – Enhancing Patient Care through the Use of MedsCheck

The ORA Models of Care Committee and the Ontario Pharmacists Association have partnered together to strengthen inter-professional communication and collaboration to enhance and optimize the quality of care for their patients. ORA/OPA Communication […]

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EMR Articles

Please find the following 3 interesting articles regarding EMR: Five Issues That Prevent From Using Your EMR Effectively Doctor’s 10 Biggest Mistakes When Using EHR’s Doctor’s Are Talking: EHRs Destroy the Patient Encounter […]

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Forteo now covered by EAP to treat AVN of jaw and Bisphosphonate-related atypical femoral fractures

Forteo now covered by EAP to treat AVN of jaw and Bisphosphonate-related atypical femoral fractures. Criteria for this can be found here […]

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Drug Shortage Update

As many of you may be aware (especially our pediatric colleagues), there has been a recent unavailability of Naprosyn in liquid Suspension form. This product has been ‘owned’ by Roche Canada, for the […]

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Models of Care – May 2014

 The Models of Care committee has identified several key initiatives to help to support the Ontario Framework. Click here for the communication piece. […]

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Sad news of the passing of Dr. Peter Lee

It is with great sadness and regret that we announce the passing on Friday June 20, 2014 of  Dr. Peter Lee, rheumatologist at Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto, Ontario. Dr. Lee was a […]

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Choosing Wisely

The Ontario Rheumatology Association (ORA) proudly supports the Canadian Rheumatology Association (CRA) on its leadership role with the Choosing Wisely Canada, a campaign to help physicians and patients engage in conversations about unnecessary […]

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Zoledronic Acid Infusion

Please find the new Zoledronic Acid Infusion requisition here. […]

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Spring Newsletter

Click here for the 2014 Spring Newsletter. The newsletter includes 5 new EAP forms, MOC/EMR update and the last Presidents update by Dr. Jane Purvis. […]

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