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Understanding National Health Workforce Accounts

Created on Thursday, 24 August 2017. Posted in Features/HHR Planning

... research to be performed about future trends regarding health workforce, systems and resilience planning. The complimentary brochure published in MAY 2017 provides a background on NHWA and answers ...

The Star (Aug, 23):Study questions why thousands with developmental disabilities are prescribed...

Created on Wednesday, 23 August 2017. Posted in Trash/Trash

... anti-psychotic medication by Ontario doctors despite a lack of evidence that the drugs actually help them, a new study has found. Researchers with the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health and the Institute ...

The Star (Aug, 23):Study questions why thousands with developmental disabilities are prescribed...

Created on Wednesday, 23 August 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... anti-psychotic medication by Ontario doctors despite a lack of evidence that the drugs actually help them, a new study has found. Researchers with the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health and the Institute ...

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

Background The use of Traditional Medicine/Complementary Medicine (TM/CM) products has gained popularity in many countries. There is a growing body of evidence to support that concomitant use of ...

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

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

Background The use of Traditional Medicine/Complementary Medicine (TM/CM) products has gained popularity in many countries. There is a growing body of evidence to support that concomitant use of ...

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

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

Background The use of Traditional Medicine/Complementary Medicine (TM/CM) products has gained popularity in many countries. There is a growing body of evidence to support that concomitant use of ...

Healio Rheumatology (Aug 2017): Advancing Standards of Care in Pediatric Rheumatology

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

... amount and nature of research conducted in the field. Communication gaps exist between young patients, their parents and clinicians, largely because many people simply do not realize rheumatic diseases ...

Castanet (July 31): Study reduces wait times

Created on Monday, 31 July 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

UBC Okanagan researchers have developed a new clinic model that could be a real life saver. The new clinic model at Vernon Jubilee Hospital has led to earlier diagnosis of gastrointestinal cancers while also ...

Troy Media (July 30): Navigating Health and Social System a Challenge to Caregivers

Created on Monday, 31 July 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... by the system, not to mention caregivers. Part of the reason is that research has mainly defined caregiving burdent in terms of the time and stress it take to provide care to another person- helping ...

CBC Sask. (July 20): Sask. Métis man uses traditional medicines to treat terminal cancer

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

... has also invited Richardson to participate in a research project into traditional medicines, even organizing a meeting of caregivers to discuss the issue. Living example The agency arranged for Richardson ...

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

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

In medicine, the worth of medical students and residents is too often defined by their number of research publications. Research is a well-recognized way for medical students to distinguish themselves ...

Healthy Debate (July, 6): Does more education for health professionals equal better patient care?

Created on Thursday, 06 July 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... complexity in patients, a need for more clinical confidence, more capacity to conduct research and, in some cases, the desire to see more autonomy in patient care. Introducing advanced degrees can ...

CBC news Nova Scotia (July 04): Hunger for opioids makes Nova Scotia pharmacies a target for robbers

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

... are in the process of researching that. In Nova Scotia, RCMP have dealt with 17 pharmacy robberies in the last six years in the rural areas they police. There have been between two and four ...

The Globe and Mail (June 28): Feds fund mentorship network to support indigenous health

Created on Thursday, 29 June 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

Ottawa announced Wednesday it intends to spend $8 million over five years to establish a mentorship network for First Nations, Metis and Inuit health researchers. The funding follows a recommendation ...

The Coast (June 15): Mental Health of Front-Line Health Care Workers

Created on Thursday, 15 June 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... Clearly a magnitude of research went into its creation and reflects the dedication of both the King's investigative journalism team and those courageous enough to lend their voice through the sharing of ...

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

... Affairs & Research for BC Forensic Psychiatric Services. "Best practice models of care are available and ready for implementation. We aim to develop toolkits and implementation strategies to make ...

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

... lots of questions and understand the way procedures and medications work.. The program will allow women the option to give birth at home. "Research has shown, for a woman who is healthy or what we ...

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

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

... that every medical graduate should have the residency of their choice. “It’s, in part, the mindset,” says Ivy Lynn Bourgeault, who holds the Canadian Institutes of Health Research Chair in Gender, Work ...

NOSM: Northern Health Research Conference (Oct 13-14 2017)

Created on Thursday, 25 May 2017. Posted in Other Events/Upcoming Events

The Northern Ontario School of Medicine's Northern Health Research Conference—more commonly known as the NHRC—has been held annually since 2006. It is hosted in communities across NOSM's wider campus of ...

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