Real Time Virtual Support Education

Real-Time Virtual Support (RTVS) Pathways provide on-demand consultation to support patient care and rural healthcare collaboration. These pathways include RUDi (Emergency), ROSe (Critical Care), CHARLiE (Pediatrics), Compass (Child & Youth Mental Health), MaBAL (Maternity and Newborn), UBC Dermatology Rural and Remote Service, and myoLIVE (myofascial pain).

RTVS is an initiative of the Virtual Health and Wellness Collaborative for Rural and First Nations BC.
For more information about accessing the pathways visit 

Obtain CME Credits for RTVS Calls

Physicians using the RTVS pathways can claim CME credits for time spent collaborating with a Virtual Provider.

This activity has been certified for up to 30.0 Mainpro+ credits and accredited for up to 30.0 MOC Section 1 credits. Each physician should claim only those credits accrued through participation in the activity. 

  1. Share your experience with the RTVS pathways: evaluation survey
  2. Request a certificate: request form
  3. Certificates will be sent out once a month 


Learning Objectives

  1. Discuss a challenging case with another care provider
  2. Develop an action plan for the case
  3. Identify systemic features or protocols you can change for future cases

COI Disclosures


Affiliations, financial or otherwise, with for‐profit and/or not‐for‐profit organization(s) that may have direct or indirect influence on content 
Darin Abbey Nothing to disclose
Trudy Jean Adam Received fees - Provincial Health Services Authority and Specialist Services Commission
Omar Ahmad Nothing to disclose
Kelsey Antifaeff Nothing to disclose
Laura Beamish Nothing to disclose
Jeff Beselt Nothing to disclose
Jeff Bishop Nothing to disclose
Brydon Blacklaws Nothing to disclose
Chantal Bourke Nothing to disclose
Jeanette Boyd Received fees - BC College of Family Physicians and Rural Coordination Centre of BC
Darla Chorney Nothing to disclose
Dana Hubler Nothing to disclose
Katharine Anne Hudson Received fees – UBC, HLBC
Kevin Lorenz Nothing to disclose
Jeanne Macleod Nothing to disclose
Kate Meffen Nothing to disclose
Brent Ohata

Advisory boards - Abbvie, Gilead, Janssen, Novartis, Pfizer, Sandoz, UCB

Speaker - Abbvie, Celgene, Janssen, Pfizer, UCB, Lilly

Investigator initiated grant - Abbvie

Jennifer Russel Received fees - TEND Academy
Erin Smith Nothing to disclose
Jonah Starr Nothing to disclose
Katharine Tomson Nothing to disclose
Jennifer Toomey Nothing to disclose
David Wensley Nothing to disclose


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