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High-Level Commission on Health Employment and Economic Growth

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

... sector jobs as a means to advance inclusive economic growth, paying specific attention to the needs of low- and lower middle income countries.                  ...

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, ...

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

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

... of and investment in the global health workforce. Placing a high value on trained health workers will not only address the immediate needs of the communities they serve, but it will also contribute to ...

Conference Board of Canada (March 28): Shortage of Physiotherapists Limits Access For Some Canadians

Created on Tuesday, 28 March 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... to these non-urban centres poses a significant challenge. As a result, patients in these areas have reduced access to the resources necessary to meet their physical therapy needs. Further analysis reveals ...

High-Level Commission on Health Employment and Economic Growth

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

... sector jobs as a means to advance inclusive economic growth, paying specific attention to the needs of low- and lower middle income countries.                  ...

CBCNews (March 22): Collaborative-care clinics a hit with doctors, but slow rolling out

Created on Wednesday, 22 March 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... centres set up by the former NDP government. But getting to the point where everyone who needs access has it is years away. 'We can't be overly dogmatic' That's why Chapman would like to see ...

Conf Board Can (March 14)Demand for Nursing Services Challenging to Meet as Canada’s Population Ages

Created on Wednesday, 15 March 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

Ottawa, March 14, 2017—The regulated nursing workforce in Canada will have an increasingly difficult time supporting the continuing care needs of seniors. According to a new Conference Board of ...

OHA: Health Human Resources Summit (June 22 2017)

Created on Wednesday, 15 March 2017. Posted in Other Events/Upcoming Events

... professionals and their organizations. The focus is on supporting the development of skills, knowledge and capabilities required to ensure organizational needs and strategic goals are met.   This ...

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

... meet the needs of various participants. Other related activities, including a marketplace area, independent side events and skills building workshops and field visits, will contribute to an exceptional ...

Vancouver Sun (Feb 22): Opinion: British Columbians need protection from unregulated counsellors

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

... in B.C. Every profession needs objective oversight. It would be the job of a College of Counselling Therapists to weed out those who harm their patients whether they are qualified therapists, or just ...

CBCNews (Feb 15): Retired social worker fears 'great loss' if Northern college program cuts go ahead

Created on Wednesday, 15 February 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... bachelor of education program when the government asked it to identify efficiencies in its operations. McInnes says the college needs to reconsider its decision. "This program has done very well over ...

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 ...

CBC Radio (Feb 8 2017): When a hospital patient becomes violent

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

... a potentially violent patient has arrived also help.     As the editorial puts it, the big thing that needs to change is a hospital culture that – until recently – behaved as if dealing with ...

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

... source countries. • Agreements should address enhanced training of skilled personnel from source countries and provide frameworks for orderly movement of skilled health personnel to address the needs ...

CBCNews (Jan 31): Nursing test could set up Canadian nurses to be lured to U.S.

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

... and serve the needs of Francophone nursing students. Lured to the United States? There are concerns Canadian nursing students could be convinced to move to the United States upon graduation. ...

Globe and Mail (Jan 10 2017): The real health-care change we need? Strong leadership

Created on Tuesday, 10 January 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... a health system, and for patients. The theory is that regional bodies are more responsive to local needs, while centralized ones allow for more cohesiveness. Ideally, of course, we should strive for ...

New! RCPSC Medical Workforce Knowledgebase

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

... have also independently developed sophisticated needs-based models that produce future physician workforce scenarios. The Physician Resource Planning Advisory Committee is escalating these efforts to the ...

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

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

We need novel approaches to improve Canada’s health care performance. Here’s one: Empower patients. Give us informed choices in our care and make providers compete to meet our needs. Patients will benefit ...

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

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

... food at you – a lot of those frustrations could be avoided if we had staff to meet needs in a timely manner ... we’d have more face time with the patients, to establish that rapport, to build that relationship ...

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

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

...  What information is required and how can this information be used to improve primary and integrated health care that will address social needs and determinants of health? What is needed to scale ...

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