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

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

... improvement to patients at the frontlines or improve how healthcare policy decisions are made. This perspective has been adopted at the University of Toronto’s Department of Medicine, which trains internal ...

Healthy Debate (July, 6): Does more education for health professionals equal better patient care?

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

... Human resources already account for about 70 percent of healthcare spending, and while higher degrees usually come with calls for higher salaries, hospital budgets remain largely the same. These kind ...

The Hamilton Spectator (June 29): Mental health-police partnership starting in Haldimand County

Created on Thursday, 29 June 2017. Posted in Trash/Trash

... Team launched in Hamilton in 2013, which paired trained police officers with mental-health professionals from St. Joseph's Healthcare. Since then, other police services, including Halton and now Ontario ...

Burns Lake Lakes District News (28 June): Meet the new Burns Lake doctors

Created on Wednesday, 28 June 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... care. “We can function as family practitioners, but we don’t just want to be family practitioners,” explained Dr. Badenhorst. “We would like to do primary healthcare work, and that means going out in ...

CHHRN-CIHI Library: 2017 Publications/Reports

Created on Wednesday, 17 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... C S-Y  Optimizing staff, quality, and cost in home healthcare nursing: Theory synthesis   British Colombia Medical Association  Doctors helping doctors- Stories from the physician ...

(April 5) Primary care physicians help Native Americans access health care, cultural liaison says

Created on Monday, 08 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... and cultural liaison at St. Vincent Healthcare, Runsabove gave birth years ago to a girl suffering from asthma. Her daughter’s triggers included major features of powwows and other cultural events the ...

Telfer School of Management: Healthcare for Millennials: Opportunities and Challenges (May 30 2017)

Created on Friday, 05 May 2017. Posted in Other Events/Past Events

A lasting impact on Canadian healthcare can be achieved with smarter ways of organizing work. In this special presentation, you will hear about three promising areas of transformation. Professor Ivy Lynn ...

Gov of Canada (May 5): Message from the Minister of Health International Day of the Midwife

Created on Friday, 05 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

Today, across Canada and around the world, we recognize and celebrate the work midwives do in providing and strengthening healthcare for women, their babies and their families. This year’s theme – “Midwives, ...

Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada: Calls to Action

Created on Tuesday, 25 April 2017. Posted in Features/Rural/Remote/Aboriginal

... health-care providers in Aboriginal communities.   iii. Provide cultural competency training for all healthcare professionals.      24. We call upon medical and nursing schools ...

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

... where and what type of health workers are needed based on population health needs. A facility with health workers trained to deliver a variety of services can seamlessly integrate maternal and child healthcare, ...

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.  ...

HWTAC (March 22): Webinar- Two States’ Experiences Using HRSA’s Web-based Nursing Supply and Demand

Created on Monday, 13 March 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

Webinar Title: Two States’ Experiences Using HRSA’s Web-based Nursing Supply and Demand Model Presenters: Linda M. Lacey Director, Office for Healthcare Workforce Analysis and Planning South ...

OUPblog (Feb 11 2017): Challenging assumptions about how music helps

Created on Tuesday, 14 February 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... medium can lead to false generalizations and over-simplification of how music can and should be used in healthcare or other psychosocial contexts. This can be especially problematic when one is using music ...

Vancouver Sun (Feb 6 2017): Opinion: Taking action on resident doctors' wellness

Created on Monday, 06 February 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... responsibilities. Resident doctors play an invaluable role in the functioning of healthcare in Canada. Investment into the longevity of a cohort of physicians that will in many ways shape the practice ...

The Agenda Video (Jan 3 2017)- Do Patients Come First? Healthcare Experts Discuss Bill 41

Created on Wednesday, 04 January 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

Published by The Agenda on Jan 3, 2017   The Agenda convenes a panel of healthcare experts to discuss whether Bill 41 will place patients at the centre of the health-care system and create a more ...

National Health Leadership Conference (June 12-13, 2017)

Created on Thursday, 22 December 2016. Posted in Other Events/Past Events

Value-Based Healthcare: Embracing a patient and family-centered approach Date: June 12-13, 2017 Location: Westin Bayshore, Vancouver, BC This conference is the largest national gathering of health ...

World Health Summit (May 8-9, 2017)

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

... de Montréal Expected Attendance: 800 people  Health and Healthcare Delivery in Pluralistic Societies The Université de Montréal and the Institut de recherches cliniques de Montréal (IRCM) ...

MHA Bearpit Session 3: Interprofessional Collaboration in the Health Sector (Nov 28)

Created on Friday, 11 November 2016. Posted in Other Events/Past Events

... collaboration is an increasingly significant component of healthcare delivery improvement, but there are lingering questions regarding best practices such as: "How can managers, healthcare providers, and ...

(The Bullet- Nov 8 2016) Violence Against Healthcare Workers: A Canadian Experience

Created on Tuesday, 08 November 2016. Posted in News/Latest News

James T. Brophy, Margaret M. Keith, Michael Hurley According to healthcare workers interviewed this past year by the Ontario Council of Hospital Unions (OCHU)/Canadian Union of Public Employees ...

CHSPR 2017 Annual Health Policy Conference- Taking the Pulse (March 10 2017)

Created on Friday, 04 November 2016. Posted in Other Events/Past Events

... the healthcare systems, (2) enhancing quality and value to Canadians, and (3) breaking down barriers to innovation. This one day conference creates a space for dialogue on questions important to Canada:  ...

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