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March 2024 – New Clinic Entrance & New Community Pharmacy

March 2024 NewsletterThe start of 2024 brought a continuation of a yucky cough and cold season from the end of 2023. In case you are wondering about ways to help protect yourself from those circulating germs, here is a helpful link: http://www.bccdc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/2023/prevention-and-seek-care-respiratory-infections.  The Government of BC’s Instagram page also has a wide range of reliable information! Timely updates about current health concerns, upcoming weather systems and more are included. If you utilize Instagram, we recommend  “GovernmentOfBC” Instagram account.Finally, zinc is an essential mineral that helps our immune system operate at its best. Consider a daily supplement of 50mg daily to...

Dec 2023 – Introducing Dr. Omon Imohi

Happy holidays and warm wishes from the entire Catalyst Kinetics Medical Team! New Patient Waitlist - Introducing Dr. Omon Imohi If you have family or friends local to the South Surrey area who are without a family doctor, you can have them email the clinic to get added to our waitlist for our newest CKM physician who will be joining us in January 2024: Dr. Omon Imohi. Dr. Omon Imohi is a UK-trained family physician and Fellow of the Royal College of General Practitioners United Kingdom, with a background in comprehensive patient care. She is a Diplomate of the Faculty of Sexual and...

Oct 2023 – Flu Clinic on Nov 8 @ 5pm to 7pm

Flu Shot Clinic We are pleased to announce that we are holding our annual flu shot clinic on Wednesday, November 8 from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Please call the clinic at 604-330-6772 to get yourself and your family signed up today. We do currently have FluMist available for children aged 2-17. There are certain conditions and circumstances that might disqualify a patient from receiving FluMist, please call the clinic if you have any questions or concerns. If this date or time does not work for you, please call the clinic so we can find a time that works for your...

Sept 2023 – No Cost For Patient Portal

Fall is a time of transitions: kids back to school; a cool down in weather; and here at Catalyst Kinetics Medical, it has meant transition to a new electronic medical record! *** NO COST FOR OUR NEW PATIENT PORTAL - EVER *** A huge thank you to the patients who jumped aboard MYLE and established new portals. Just a few things to share: Despite the initial email suggesting there may be a cost to patients (some clinics choose to do this), we will NOT be charging patients to use the extra features from the portal, nor will we ever Children/dependent family members must be...

Aug 2023 – New EMR – MYLE Transition

Dear loyal patient,  As mentioned in our previous newsletter (this email is NOT spam!), Catalyst Kinetics Medical will be changing electronic medical record (EMR) systems. Dr. Ali is excited to invite you to register on our new Patient-Portal for the new EMR that she is switching to. It’s called MYLE which stands for Make Your Life Easier. It’s a home-grown software company from Quebec (all your data remains secure in Canada), and she is hoping that it will make all of our lives easier.   As this EMR is not at all related to My Health Access, you will need to set up a new...

June 2023 – New EMR and 211=Community Resources

Summer  2023 Newsletter Welcome to summer! The hot days have been sprinkled between overcast and cool days, but forecasters predict some blazing days this summer. The signs of heat exhaustion can be subtle in older individuals, so please check out the link Infographic Staying Healthy Heat | Canada.ca about ways to stay cool when heat domes strike.  An exciting change for all of us is transitioning to a new electronic medical record (EMR). What this means for patients is connecting to a new web portal to make appointments online and do virtual appointments. Yes, I know that this is a pain, but...

May 2023 – CKM Clinic Update

May 2023 Newsletter The April showers have indeed brought up many May flowers! I hope that you are enjoying the sunshine (remember your sunscreen and hats!) and your own garden flowers. As many of you already know, I am involved with BC Family Doctors and will become President of the organization starting in June. This means I have more meetings which means some adjustment to my clinic hours and availability. Thanks for your flexibility and patience as I work with my colleagues and the Government to improve primary health care for all British Columbians.  Another way to improve our health is to...

April 2023 Newsletter – CKM Clinic Updates

We hope that everyone is enjoying the emergence of Spring with the bulbs; blooms; and bright sunshine. With all those blooms, it is allergy season! Check out this resource (OAS Syndrome) that discusses the interplay with environmental pollens and foods. Also, when it comes to food, it can be challenging to figure out what is a true allergy and what is just an intolerance. Here is a great website from researchers at UBC to help you decide whether you need a referral to an allergist: www.allergycheck.ca. CKM Clinic Updates: As a reminder, as Drs. Fung and Wilson are temporarily sharing the space...

March 2022 – CKM News Update

Dr. Ali still has 2nd year UBC medical students working with her for the month of March. We are excited to help educate the next generation of physicians and appreciate your support with their education! If you prefer not to see or speak to the medical student (for virtual appointments), let us know and we will flag that for your visit. Appointment Updates: BC Family Doctors has released a summary of the expectations between patients and his or her family physician (see here–link to PDF). Please review this and try to adhere to these tenets. Dr. Ali recognizes that health concerns...

February 2022 – CKM News Update

Appointment Updates: Due to the rise in Covid cases, we will no longer be able to accommodate in person visits unless approved prior by Dr. Ali. Unless otherwise approved by Dr. Ali (except for well child exams with immunizations, newborn check ups, pre-natals, Pap smears), all appointments are virtual (via videoconference or telephone). If you require a physical examination, our reception staff or Dr. Ali will advise you how to proceed. In an effort to minimize contact, we ask that the patient attend the in person appointment alone or with only one parent.  Please remember: DO NOT come to the clinic if...