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Understanding National Health Workforce Accounts

Created on Thursday, 24 August 2017. Posted in Features/HHR Planning

The National Health Workforce Accounts was developed as part of an action-plan to facilitate the Global Strategy on Human Resources for Health: Workforce 2030 (GSHRH). The NHWA presented in the Handbook ...

Devex (July 19) Opinion: Recalibrating investments in the global health and social workforce

Created on Thursday, 20 July 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

By Jim Campbell Over the last decade, health experts have achieved relative success raising global awareness surrounding the staggering shortage of health workers in low- and middle-income nations. ...

Healthy Debate (June 21): Medical trainees under too much pressure to do research

Created on Wednesday, 19 July 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... and networking opportunities research offers. But some trainees are more interested in medical education, global health, health economics and policy, or quality improvement. Although these non-research ...

Global News (July 07): Crisis hotline staff say they’re unable to answer 2,000 calls annually...

Created on Friday, 07 July 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... calls to less than one per cent. Richardson told Global News 88 per cent of funding currently comes from the provincial government. READ MORE: The pressure on men to be providers is one reason ...

June 6: Government of Canada Invests in CAMH-led Mental Health Initiative in Correctional Facilities

Created on Tuesday, 06 June 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... innovation requires us to take a global perspective. We must collaborate with the best talent, whether it is found next door, across the country or around the world. I-CEIsMIC is designed to do exactly ...

Global News (May 31) Nova Scotia election: Here’s what Stephen McNeil’s Liberals have promised

Created on Thursday, 01 June 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

By Andrew RussellNational Online Journalist, Investigative  Global News He’s back. Stephen McNeil’s Liberals will be returning to Province House as the Nova Scotia government after ...

WHO (June 30) Call for expression of interests WHO Guideline on Community Based He

Created on Thursday, 01 June 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... for clearance process and eventually published. The primary interest is to serve WHO’s Member States by producing recommendations that improve the health and well-being of populations, globally or in specific ...

The Globe and Mail (May,23): Better health care means fixing bureaucratic failings

Created on Tuesday, 23 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... be managed by professional managers who are, in the authors’ words, “agile, competent, aggressive, anticipatory, and guided by the mantra ‘think globally, act locally.’” Have an element of regional autonomy. ...

Registration & Call for Abstracts- 4th Global Forum on Human Resources for Health (Nov, 13-17, 2017)

Created on Monday, 15 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

  BUILDING THE HEALTH WORKFORCE OF THE FUTURE The Fourth Global Forum on Human Resources for Health - Building the health workforce of the future - will be held in Dublin, ...

ILO (May 11): Tripartite meeting highlights the importance of improving health sector employment...

Created on Friday, 12 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

GENEVA (ILO News) – A Tripartite Meeting on Improving Employment and Working Conditions in Health Services  organized by the ILO in Geneva from 24 to 28 April brought together representatives ...

Improving Employment and Working Conditions in Health Services

Created on Tuesday, 25 April 2017. Posted in Features/Quality of Worklife

This report has been prepared by the International Labour Office as a basis for discussions at the Tripartite Meeting on Improving Employment and Working Conditions in Health Services, to be held from ...

High-Level Commission on Health Employment and Economic Growth

Created on Tuesday, 25 April 2017. Posted in Features/HHR Planning

... systems and strengthening global health security. Health workers and health employment reside at the heart of the SDG agenda. The global economy is projected to create around 40 million new health sector ...

HRH2030 (Apr 4 )World Health Worker Week 2017 Podcast Series: Conquering health workforce challenges

Created on Thursday, 06 April 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... workforce will move us closer to achievement of global health goals, such as ending preventable maternal and child deaths, FP2020, an AIDS-free generation, and protecting communities ...

Degress (Mar 31): Podcast -Strengthening the global health workforce

Created on Tuesday, 04 April 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

Written by Hunter Isgrig, Digital Campaign Producer, Crowd 360, FHI 360 The World Health Organization estimates that the current shortage of global health care workers is 7.2 million. Without ...

High-Level Commission on Health Employment and Economic Growth

Created on Tuesday, 28 March 2017. Posted in Features/HHR Planning

... systems and strengthening global health security. Health workers and health employment reside at the heart of the SDG agenda. The global economy is projected to create around 40 million new health sector ...

WHO: 4th Global Forum on Human Resources for Health (Nov, 13-17, 2017)

Created on Tuesday, 14 March 2017. Posted in Other Events/Upcoming Events

BUILDING THE HEALTH WORKFORCE OF THE FUTURE The Fourth Global Forum on Human Resources for Health - Building the health workforce of the future - will be held in Dublin, ...

VIDEO Power and Privilege within the Medical Profession - In partnership with Women in Global Health

Created on Monday, 13 March 2017. Posted in Features/Quality of Worklife

This webinar is jointly organized by IFMSA and Women in Global Health. It aims at exploring the still existing gender disparities among Healthcare professionals and by extension in medical schools.  ...

University of Toronto (Feb 21): Breathing New Life into Palliative Care

Created on Thursday, 23 February 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... Global Institute for Psychosocial, Palliative and End-of-Life Care, the longstanding work of the Temmy Latner Centre for Palliative Care at Sinai Health System, and the 2008 creation of the Family ...

Jamaica Observer (Feb 2 2017): Critical nursing shortage as they flee to greener pastures

Created on Thursday, 02 February 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... the adverse effects of migration of health personnel through the effective implementation of the WHO Global Code of Practice.  • Developed and developing nations should be encouraged to adopt a ...

World Health Summit (May 8-9, 2017)

Created on Wednesday, 21 December 2016. Posted in Other Events/Past Events

... / Montreal Clinical Research Institute are proud to announce that they will be hosting the 1st World Health Summit (WHS) of the M8 Alliance to be held in North America. The world leaders in global health ...

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