This module focuses on the following OPEN Core Competencies in Psychiatry, related CanMEDs roles & associated principles from the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC).
|OPEN Core Competency||CanMEDs Role||CFPC|
|1. Be able to preform a psychiatric assessment and create a coherent treatment plan that addresses patient needs.||Medical Expert||The family physician is a skilled clinician.|
|2. Identify patients in their practice that can benefit from treatment.||Health Advocate||The family physician is a resource to a defined practice population. The patient-physician relationship is central to the role of the family physician.|
|3. Be able to discuss the range of treatments available and setting goals of care with their patients.||Communicator / Medical Expert||The family physician is a resource to a defined practice population.|