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Telegraph (June, 22): Paramedic project`s `busy`start

Created on Thursday, 22 June 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... at the hospital. When New Brunswick's provincial ambulance service was established in 2007, replacing a patchwork of independent operations, the government of the day set the province-wide scope of practice ...

Globe and Mail (June 20): McGill to step up efforts for diversity

Created on Tuesday, 20 June 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... hours and a new curriculum that links medical practice to health policy and community needs. "We have counsellors that are specifically for medical students, a place to go for their mental health. That ...

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 ...

Canadian Nurse (June 2017): Federal Budget Removes one of the Legislative Barriers to NP Practice

Created on Wednesday, 07 June 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... practice. “For many Canadians, nurse practitioners are the first and most frequent point of contact with the health care system, but today, these professionals are not allowed to certify application ...

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

... doing it," says Dr. Sandy Simpson, Chief of Forensic Psychiatry at CAMH and the Scientific Director of I-CEIsMIC. "The core evidence in terms of evidence-based best practices has been out there ...

Telegram (May 31): Psychiatric nursing would improve N.L. health care, says Alberta RPN

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

... Labrador is founded on a generalist scope of practice for nurses. As such, the mental health and addiction nursing workforce in Newfoundland and Labrador has the required skills to provide care holistically. ...

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

... and a midwife, Langlais said. Some issues in pregnancy would fall outside the scope of her practice, requiring a consultation with a family physician or nurse practitioner or a transfer of ...

IRPP Policy Options (May 29): Recognizing the worth of natural caregivers

Created on Monday, 29 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... care. Sharing, creating and advocating across the political divide are the proven remedy to heal our aching hearts and actively influence practices and policies, so that they support and sustain our capacity ...

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

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

... positions also went unmatched, including four in Alberta, two in Ontario and 58 in Quebec. To be able to practice medicine, all medical students need to complete a residency program in an area of specific ...

CBC News (May 25): Indigenous maternal health program aims to address inequality of health care

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

... disruption using Indigenous values and practice to deliver family and community-centred, culturally-appropriate care," said Dr. Janet Smylie, one of the program's partners. Smylie is the director ...

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

... of Ma Mawi. "SWELL directly addresses this critical need by providing best practice training to staff helpers who are on the front lines supporting youth and saving lives. This program will reach more ...

CBCNews (May, 23): Expanded roles for paramedics being considered by N.L. health minister

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

... to clarify the framework and scope of practice for that profession, he said. Another issue is the fact that training for advanced care paramedics is not offered in Newfoundland and Labrador. Next, ...

CBCNews (May 18) 'There is such a need': new doctor grads want to find solutions to rural shortages

Created on Friday, 19 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... there needs to be a greater incentive to practice in those locations. A study of doctors who finished Manitoba's rural residency program in the past 10 years shows that 51 per cent of those doctors ...

The Guardian (May,16): Full-scope pharmacist care for hypertension could save P.E.I. $81 billion

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

STRATFORD, P.E.I. – Making full use of pharmacists’ skills to care for Islanders with hypertension could save P.E.I. more than $80 million, a new study shows.  The peer-reviewed ...

CHHRN-CIHI Library: 2017 Publications/Reports

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

... a health service intervention supporting recruitment and retention of physicians  Wenghofer E F, Hogenbirk J, Timony P E  Impact of the rural pipeline in medical education: Practice locations ...

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 cost to deliver health care decreases. It’s in everyone’s best interest that RN staffing practices are improved.” MHAs were presented with research suggesting safe staffing practices lead to ...

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

... based on the follwing criteria: Relevance to the overall forum theme and sub-themes; Cutting edge developments, evidence, practice or policy; Value and clarity of the learning objectives; Level ...

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

... medicine practices to ensure the wellness for all Indigenous patients." Tania Dick Tania Dick, who will soon become the first Indigenous president of a nursing organization in B.C., was inspired ...

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

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

... Javier Vicente Perez, spokesperson for the employers’ group at the meeting.  The ILO was mandated to undertake a comprehensive study of its member states’ national laws and practices in the health ...

CBC News (May 10): Self-regulation of paramedics In Manitoba a step closer to reality

Created on Thursday, 11 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... the scope of paramedic responsibilities to just pre-hospital emergency treatment and patient transport. "Such a limited scope of practice would not cover what paramedics are already doing and would ...

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