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CBC (Jan 10) Addressing hospital violence a priority for Health Sciences North

Created on Thursday, 18 January 2018. Posted in News/Latest News

Health Sciences North is looking to develop an action plan to better deal with and report workplace violence against its staff. Recently, the Ontario Council of Hospital Unions called for action on workplace ...

The Globe And Mail (Jan 14) Rural medicine: How a gamble to bring in doctors is paying off

Created on Tuesday, 16 January 2018. Posted in Features/Rural/Remote/Aboriginal

... report featured a single line saying the idea of a rural/northern medical school should be investigated. An expert panel was appointed and they recommended against a school, saying they had reservations ...

The Globe And Mail (Jan 14) Rural medicine: How a gamble to bring in doctors is paying off

Created on Tuesday, 16 January 2018. Posted in News/Latest News

... report featured a single line saying the idea of a rural/northern medical school should be investigated. An expert panel was appointed and they recommended against a school, saying they had reservations ...

thestar (Jan 15) Province should fund psychotherapy by non-doctors, says provincial agency on...

Created on Tuesday, 16 January 2018. Posted in News/Latest News

... others don’t. It all adds up to big gaps in service. That’s why Health Quality Ontario in November sent a report to the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care recommending that evidence-based, structured ...

NTV (Jan 02) Paramedics urge government to expand use in rural areas

Created on Tuesday, 09 January 2018. Posted in News/Latest News

... reports. To view original article, click here.  ...

Battling zombies with brains: SPPH celebrates career of Professor Emeritus Morris Barer

Created on Tuesday, 12 December 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... care utilization focusing on the impact of an aging population, and access to care. The “infamous” Barer-Stoddart report – “it still comes up” – on medical personnel in 1992 was an example of people cherry ...

News Saskatoon (Nov 29): Concern and optimism as single provincial health authority set to launch

Created on Thursday, 30 November 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... not what the new authority needs. He told reporters after the meeting Wednesday the biggest impact will be on senior leadership. Florizone said every senior leader will have a new job. “The learning ...

CBC news (November 27): Health-care workplace violence under-reported, suggests Ontario study

Created on Wednesday, 29 November 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... the victims are not allowed to speak, which is another parallel, I think, to violence against women." rophy pointed to an under-resourced health-care system, citing a 2002 report from the World ...

CHHRN Eastern Hub Lead, Dr.Gail Tomblin Murphy, Dalhousie University & team wins Global Health award

Created on Tuesday, 21 November 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... stillbirths being reported in the news, maternal, newborn and child health is a priority area of Jamaica’s Ministry of Health. Innovators at Dalhousie University aim help by working at the system level, ...

Toronto Star (November 11): Canada needs affordable alternatives to opioids, health groups urge

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

An interim report released at a pain management conference suggests the best way to cut down on opioid addiction is to not prescribe the drugs in the first place. Michael Heitshu, chairman of the Coalition ...

CBC Radio (Oct 16): Let's talk: Why Canadians need health care in their own language

Created on Wednesday, 18 October 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... and in person or via telephone or skype.  It's hard to assess how widespread a problem this is, given the lack of data from across Canada. A study reported in the Toronto Star found ...

Sudbury (October 12): Northern trained doctors staying put

Created on Thursday, 12 October 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... This data, among other information about NOSM’s impact on the region, was published in the School’s recent Report to Northern Ontario 2017.   “We started tracking this data as of 2011 because ...

Breakfast Television (28 Sep): Ontario to require disclosure of pharma payments to health profession

Created on Thursday, 28 September 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... and ultrasound machines. Ultrasound operators would also be more strictly regulated. The most high profile piece of the act introduces mandatory reporting from pharmaceautical companies and medical device ...

CTV News (28 Sep): Health systems often discriminate against Indigenous patients: Philpott

Created on Thursday, 28 September 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... be grateful they are even in a hospital, they got a free ride here anyway, they're just here to look around town.' It is where these original biases come out." A 2015 report entitled "First Peoples, ...

National Post (Aug 25): A 'huge problem’: Over half of Ontario's neonatal ICUs closed to new patient

Created on Friday, 25 August 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... the challenge, including a “unique” jump in the number of acutely ill newborns reported by hospitals, he said. “This is an unusual situation that has not been previously encountered,” said Jensen. He ...

London Free Press (Aug 24): Health care Shortage of psychiatrists in London hits wait times for kids

Created on Thursday, 24 August 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... to be done. “The problems remain,” he said. One of the problems is wait times. Ontario’s auditor general last year reported children and youth waited an average 67 days for mental health services in ...

The Globe and Mail (Aug 22): Ontario pharmacies filling more opioid prescriptions, but in smaller do

Created on Tuesday, 22 August 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

Pharmacies in Ontario are filling a growing number of prescriptions for opioids, but a new report from the Ontario Drug Policy Research Network suggests this may actually reflect safer prescribing practices. ...

Research in Social & Administrative Pharmacy: Community pharmacist's responsibilities with regard...

Created on Friday, 18 August 2017. Posted in Trash/Trash

... products. Out of the 2859 publications extracted for abstract review, 171 documents were selected for full text assessment. 41 publications which reported findings from exploratory studies or discussed ...

Research in Social & Administrative Pharmacy: Community pharmacist's responsibilities with regard...

Created on Friday, 18 August 2017. Posted in Trash/Trash

... products. Out of the 2859 publications extracted for abstract review, 171 documents were selected for full text assessment. 41 publications which reported findings from exploratory studies or discussed ...

Research in Social & Administrative Pharmacy: Community pharmacist's responsibilities with regard...

Created on Friday, 18 August 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... products. Out of the 2859 publications extracted for abstract review, 171 documents were selected for full text assessment. 41 publications which reported findings from exploratory studies or discussed ...

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