Search

Search Parameters
Search Only:

Total: 48 results found.

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

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

In medicine, the worth of medical students and residents is too often defined by their number of research publications. Research is a well-recognized way for medical students to distinguish themselves ...

The Star (06 July): Northern Ontario First Nations grieve four lost to suicide

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

... It’s exhausting, and it’s not a healthy place for our children, especially.” Children as young as 10 are patrolling Wapekeka First Nation, he said, another remote community grappling with clusters of ...

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

In recent years, nurses, physiotherapists, audiologists, speech therapists, and pharmacists have all increased their entry-to-practice requirements, with registered nurses needing at least a bachelor degree, ...

The Coast (June 15): Mental Health of Front-Line Health Care Workers

Created on Thursday, 15 June 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... for health and well-being that should serve to attract people to work here, as well to retain those of us who really believe in healthy sustainable collaborative practices. —Maria Patriquin, founding member ...

CBC News (May 29) Province's 1st registered midwife on duty and tackling challenges

Created on Tuesday, 30 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... Brunswick it's a new profession right now, so a lot of information sharing is needed at this point." The choice to have a midwife is up to the expectant mother. Buy healthy women who have low-risk ...

Healthy Debate (May 25): Medical residency mismatch: number of unmatched Canadian medical grads...

Created on Thursday, 25 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

Medical residency mismatch: number of unmatched Canadian medical graduates reaches all-time high Date: May 25, 2017  Author: Karen Palmer, Joshua Tepper & Jill Konkin   The number of Canadian ...

CNW(May 23):Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre, CMHA Manitoba and Winnipeg launch new mental health program

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

... programs, which will equip Indigenous families with healthy tools for mental health promotion. Additionally, volunteers and staff from youth-serving organizations in the community will be trained in ...

Ontario Nurses' Association (May 17): Violence Prevention Progress Report

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

... of interaction with patients, they are the primary victims of workplace violence. That is unacceptable. Every worker in Ontario should expect a safe and healthy workplace.” ONA will be working with the ...

The Telegram (16 May): National expert of safe RN staffing speaks to MHAs

Created on Tuesday, 16 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... the in-depth knowledge, skills and judgment that make them a vital profession in our health care system. When there are safe RN staffing levels and healthy work environments, patient outcomes improve and ...

The Star (May 16) 'Significant' health gaps found between Canadian and immigrant seniors

Created on Tuesday, 16 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

Eighty-year-old Sung-hak Choi keeps active and healthy by volunteering in the community and caring for her seven grandchildren. “There are many challenges for immigrant seniors to stay healthy. Many ...

CBC News (May 11): More Indigenous nurses needed to change health-care system, practitioners say

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

... like clean water and healthy food. Moodie is an agency nurse, meaning she jumps from community to community across Manitoba. She juggles that workload and caring for three small children but her ...

University of Winnipeg (May 4): Indigenous doulas to support First Nations women

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

... home and be re-connected with her community doula. “Indigenous doulas will empower and support women and families while encouraging traditional approaches to healthy pregnancies, healthy sexuality, culturally-appropriate ...

Montreal Gazette (April 24, 2017): Nurses celebrate their evolving profession at 92nd annual meeting

Created on Tuesday, 25 April 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... welcome to attend. RNAO is the professional association representing registered nurses, nurse practitioners, and nursing students in Ontario. Since 1925, RNAO has advocated for healthy public policy, ...

Health Quality Ontario (April 19 2017): Report Health Equity in Northern Ontario

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

... extends north of Lake Huron to Hudson Bay and James Bay, and from the Quebec border in the east to the Manitoba border in the west, which represent nearly 80% of Ontario’s landmass. The report on healthy ...

Thompson Citizen (Feb 8 2017): Primary Care Provider

Created on Wednesday, 08 February 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... way to maximize your chances of a healthy and prosperous new year: connect with a primary care provider that meets your health needs.  Not sure why primary care is important? Not even sure who your ...

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

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

... members in advocating for a healthy residency experience. A problem deserving of sustained effort, there are continuing plans to improve resident physician wellness and promote wellbeing. On Jan. 19, ...

World Health Summit (May 8-9, 2017)

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

... impact on the health of city dwellers, the promotion of healthy lifestyle habits and its influence on healthcare costs. Medical Education for Optimal Healthcare Medical education and the evolution of ...

i politics (Dec 6): Want a better health system? Put patients in charge

Created on Wednesday, 07 December 2016. Posted in News/Latest News

... hospitals and providers shouldn’t be afraid of a little healthy competition. Click Here to Access Original Article  ...

CHHRN Advisory Committee Member: Dr. Karen Cohen

Created on Thursday, 27 October 2016. Posted in News/Latest News

... country`s public health insurance plans.  While it is important for employers to make investments at the front end – creating psychologically healthy workplaces – it is also important to ...

CHWC 2016: Mental Health in the Health Workplace Panel

Created on Monday, 26 September 2016. Posted in News/Latest News

... the mental health practices of leading employers.  Presentations and discussion will focus on how to develop and sustain a mentally healthy workforce and how to respond to and accommodate the needs ...

Health Canadacihr logo1This initiative has been generously funded by grants from Health Canada and the Canadian Institutes of Health Research. The views expressed here do not necessarily reflect those of the funders.