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CBCNews (June, 22): Sudbury paramedics facing more overtime, missed meals since 2013

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

Does more fatigue, plus more hunger, equal more sick leave? That's the equation Sudbury's emergency services committee wants to solve. A new report from the city's emergency medical services ...

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

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

... supervision of medical residents. McGill has since implemented changes, including anonymous reporting of overwork or harassment, a workload policy that specifies a maximum number of student placement ...

CHPCA (June 5): Palliative care stakeholder groups delighted by passage of C-277 at 3rd Reading

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

... play a fundamental role in the care of palliative patients, the Canadian Nurses Association was pleased to support and contribute‎ to the Health Committee's report on Ms. Gladu's important bill”, said ...

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

... the agreements ensure improved public accountability for federal investments through the requirement to report on how funds improve access to home-based care for Canadians,” Shellian said. “This budget ...

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

... Health and Addictions released its report in March, which included 54 recommendations on how to improve care, Smith reached out to The Telegram to talk about her profession. She said she believes introducing ...

WHO (June 30) Call for expression of interests WHO Guideline on Community Based He

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

... taken by WHO relating to the management of conflicts of interests, will be reported publicly in accordance with WHO policies. If you are interested, please send:   a copy of your curriculum ...

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

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

... is toxic. Elderly spousal caregivers who report high levels of caring-related stress have a 63 percent higher mortality rate than noncaregivers of the same age. Threats to our caring capacity ...

CBC Hamilton (May 21): Pressure on Hamilton paramedics rising as city's senior population grows

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

Hamilton's population is older than the rest of the province — and it's starting to take a toll on paramedics in the city. According to the paramedic service's annual report for 2016, there was ...

The Globe and Mail (May,23): Better health care means fixing bureaucratic failings

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

... they have good ideas. While the solutions are specific to Nova Scotia, again, the advice would be well-heeded in all regions of the country. In their short report, they make seven recommendations, including: ...

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

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

Violence Prevention Progress Report a Step in the Right Direction to Protect Ontario Health-Care Workers TORONTO – A progress report released by the Ontario government Leadership Table on workplace violence ...

CHHRN-CIHI Library: 2017 Publications/Reports

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

Here are the latest health workforce related publications for 2017: CHHRN-CIHI HHR Library Publications/Reports :  Authors  Title of Publication/Report  Ontario ...

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

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

... latest census showing more seniors than children living in Canada, a new study by the Wellesley Institute has identified “significant” disparities in self-reported health and mental health between ...

Pediatrics (March): Burnout in pediatric residents and physicians: A call to action

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

... 258 pediatric residents reported being “burned-out.”3–5 In fact, many studies show higher rates of burnout in pediatric trainees (40%–75%) depending on site and year of training.6,7 In the study ...

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

... Reg Toews consult with 15 Manitoba fire and paramedic associations and provide three options for how to form a self-governing professional college for pre-hospital practitioners. In the report, ...

MOHLTC (May 9): Ontario Passes Legislation on Medical Assistance in Dying

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

... in dying are protected from disclosure under access to information requests Effective ongoing reporting and monitoring by the Chief Coroner of Ontario for cases of medical assistance in dying.   ...

CBCNews (May 8): Care of aging parents costs Canadians an estimated $33B annually

Created on Monday, 08 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

Caring for aging parents costs Canadians an estimated $33 billion a year in out-of-pocket expenses and time taken from work, and that figure is expected to grow, according to a report released ...

Toronto Star (March 13, 2017): Health-care workers face 'epidemic of violence'

Created on Monday, 08 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... Hurley said. Health-care workers have the second highest number of reported injuries in the province — behind the service sector, but ahead of such industries as construction, mining and manufacturing, ...

The Value of Expanded Pharmacy Services in Canada

Created on Tuesday, 25 April 2017. Posted in Features/Scopes of Practice

Conference Board of Canada Report, April 25 2017   The scope of pharmacy services has expanded in many Canadian jurisdictions in recent years. This report estimates the health and economic impact ...

CNW(Apr 25) Expanding pharmacy services could save health care system billions of dollars by 2035

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

... to take on an expanded role in service delivery. A new report by The Conference Board of Canada estimates that Canada-wide implementation of just three pharmacy services could ...

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

... call of duty, and recognize outstanding nursing and health reporting with its annual Media Awards. Seven Ontario long-term care organizations will also celebrate their designation as RNAO's ...

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