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CBC North (July 21): Father of Yellowknife teen at centre of coroner's report offers support for...

Created on Friday, 21 July 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

Full Title: Father of Yellowknife teen at centre of coroner's report offers support for parents navigating health system The father of a teenager who died from self-inflicted injuries is warning parents ...

Breaking Point: The Suicide Crisis in Indigenous Communities

Created on Thursday, 20 July 2017. Posted in Features/Rural/Remote/Aboriginal

... period of time, high needs amongst clients and staff burnout. Citing the 1996 Report of the Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples, Michael DeGagné recalled that when the report was released ...

CBC Manitoba (July 20): 'The crisis never went away': Cross Lake chief says more resources needed to

Created on Thursday, 20 July 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... part of its report on suicide in Indigenous communities. The committee heard from more than 50 Indigenous youth, First Nations, Inuit and Métis leaders, academics and health organizations. The ...

Healthy Debate (June 21): Medical trainees under too much pressure to do research

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

... oriented programs should embrace the scholarly opportunities offered at these sites. At the same time, a national Canadian survey found that trainees pursuing research report barriers that ...

The Hamilton Spectators (July 12): Hamilton has more doctors in family health teams despite....

Created on Wednesday, 12 July 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... health teams, according to a new report. But the city still has a shortage of 44 family doctors despite more than a decade of dedicated recruitment, says Hamilton's physician recruiter. The report ...

The Globe and Mail (July 11): Provinces struggling to provide proper care for seniors: Report

Created on Tuesday, 11 July 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

Provincial health-care systems are struggling to place Canadians in the appropriate continuing-care settings they need, potentially adding to wait times and barriers to care, according to a new report. ...

CBC Nova Scotia (11 July): Lack of psychologists delays youth sentencing more than 6 months

Created on Tuesday, 11 July 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... is tasked with completing a wide range of reports for the court, including psychological and psychiatric assessments.  Instead of taking 60 to 90 days to complete, as outlined by the IWK, ...

Global News (July 07): Crisis hotline staff say they’re unable to answer 2,000 calls annually...

Created on Friday, 07 July 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... annual grant that helps fund the help line, promotional services and materials and bi-annual reports. Author: Adrienna South To access original source please click here  ...

CBC Toronto: Andrew Loku inquest calls for 24-hour crisis intervention teams, but how do they work?

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

... services, says Terry Coleman, former Moose Jaw police chief and co-author of the TEMPO Police Interactions report for the Mental Health Commission of Canada.  "I would probably take the model that's ...

New Brunswick Canada (June 27): Pay equity adjustments to be implemented

Created on Wednesday, 28 June 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... pay equity has been identified as an area of focus in the New Brunswick Family Plan report on advancing women’s equality. To date, the Treasury Board has completed eight pay equity studies in Parts ...

CBCNews (June 27): 'I have trouble understanding,' says new comer of health care language barriers

Created on Tuesday, 27 June 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... access to professional interpretation services. She's lobbying for health interpretation to be recognized as a necessity, part of a standard protocol in London and Middlesex, as outlined in a report ...

The Star (June 23): Nurses face racism every day

Created on Friday, 23 June 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... the report of the racist woman in a GTA walk-in clinic demanding to see a “white” doctor. This is the reality each and every day for those of us working to provide quality patient care on the front lines. ...

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 19): McGill medical school to reach out to Indigenous, low-income students

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 ...

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