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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

... Members of the Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario (RNAO) will discuss these issues and more as they gather for their annual general meeting (AGM) April 27-29 at the ...

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

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

Ontario’s northern regions lag behind provincial averages in quality of health and health care. The some 800,000 people living in northern Ontario are more likely to have worse health, poorer access 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

... that the strongest rates of physiotherapist employment growth are in regions with the smallest increase in consultations. In Ontario, Alberta, and British Columbia, employment growth above 4 per cent ...

OHA: Health Human Resources Summit (June 22 2017)

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

Date: June 22, 2017 Registration Fee: $530 As health care organizations in Ontario continue to transform and evolve, greater emphasis in being placed on the partnership between human resources (HR) ...

Ottawa Sun (Feb 24): Advocate pushes for tighter regulation for addiction counsellors

Created on Friday, 24 February 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... is no regulation in any province that requires addiction counsellors to be certified. Smalldon has lobbied every provincial and territorial health minister, including Ontario Minister of Health Dr. Eric ...

EMS 1 (Feb 23): EMS providers to receive mental health first aid training

Created on Friday, 24 February 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

Mental health first aid is the help provided to a person developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis Mental Health Commission OTTAWA, Ontario — Mental Health First Aid ...

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

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

... a provincial regulatory body while our counterparts in Ontario and Quebec are governed by more robust regulation. Across the border, every state in the United States regulates counsellors — from marriage ...

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

... from 11 to five; New Brunswick from eight to five, and so on. The only holdouts are Quebec, which has 18 regional health and social-services agencies, and Ontario, which has 14 local health integration ...

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 ...

Annual OACCAC Achieving Excellent Together Conference (June 14-16, 2017)

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

Date: June 14 -16, 2017 Location: Westin Harbour Castle Hotel Toronto, Ontario Achieving Excellence Together is a conference for health care leaders, partners and professionals that demonstrates ...

CBC News (Dec 2): Ontario pharmacists will deliver travel vaccines

Created on Friday, 02 December 2016. Posted in News/Latest News

Ontario expanding number of vaccines available to include protection against an added 13 diseases   Ontario is expanding the number of vaccines available at pharmacies to include protection ...

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

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

  Date: Monday November 28th 2016 Time: 4:30pm-6:30pm Location:  Telfer School of Management Desmarais Building DMS 4101 55 Laurier Avenue East Ottawa, Ontario K1N 6N5 ...

(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 ...

(Ottawa Citizen Nov 3 2016): Editorial: Confronting care struggles in nursing homes

Created on Friday, 04 November 2016. Posted in News/Latest News

... murder charges laid over the deaths of seniors in nursing homes in southwestern Ontario has raised even more questions about long-term care.  Data from a 2012 task force on long-term care in Ontario ...

(Maclean's Nov 2016): As DNA’s secrets are revealed, genetic counsellors interpret results

Created on Friday, 04 November 2016. Posted in News/Latest News

... Ontario at the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario in Ottawa, and secretary of the Canadian Association of Genetic Counsellors. Starting salaries range between roughly $60,000 and $65,000 a year. More ...

4th Global Symposium on Health Systems Research (Nov 15 2016)

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

... HRH investments to better health outcomes, job creation, and economic growth. But, how can we measure these impacts? Join the USAID HRH2030 program, THEnet, and the Northern Ontario School of Medicine ...

CHWC 2016 Presentations

Created on Monday, 17 October 2016. Posted in News/Latest News

...  Emily Read, Arthur Labatt Family School of Nursing, University of Western Ontario Presentation: Priming the Leadership Pipeline: A Guide to Assessing an Individual's Leadership Potential Abstract: ...

CHWC 2016 Presentations

Created on Thursday, 06 October 2016. Posted in News/Latest News

... Pattern of Primary Care Physicians in Ontario Abstract: Click Here to Download Lindsay Hedden, University of British Columbia Presentation: End-of-Career Practice Patterns of Primary Care Physicians ...

OSSU Plenary: Integrating Patients into HHR Research

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

       Moderator/Panelist: Vasanthi Srinivasan, Executive Director, Ontario Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) SUPPORT Unit Panelists: Arthur Sweetman, Ontario Research ...

CHWC 2016 Workshop: Canadians Who Study Medicine Abroad: Residencies, Credentialing and Licensing

Created on Thursday, 15 September 2016. Posted in News/Latest News

... University of Newfoundland Date: Monday October 3rd 2016 Time: 1:00pm-4:00pm Location: The Shaw Centre, Room 105  55 Colonel By Drive,  Ottawa, Ontario K1N 9J2  Summary: The ...

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