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McGill (Jan 18) McGill a hub for next generations of nurse practitioners

Created on Friday, 19 January 2018. Posted in Features/Scopes of Practice

... fabric of the health care system and the way in which services are delivered,” says Ponzoni. “In the meantime, there’s a shift happening as we try to make sense of and adapt to the first wave of nurse ...

McGill (Jan 18) McGill a hub for next generations of nurse practitioners

Created on Friday, 19 January 2018. Posted in News/Latest News

... fabric of the health care system and the way in which services are delivered,” says Ponzoni. “In the meantime, there’s a shift happening as we try to make sense of and adapt to the first wave of nurse ...

CBC (Jan 17) Paramedic house calls 'a godsend' for nursing homes battling flu outbreaks

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

... Seniors' 911 calls cut in half by weekly paramedics visits     Rural paramedics urge health minister to speed up new dispatch system Wilson is one of about a dozen Ottawa paramedics ...

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

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

... year.     'Our healthcare system needs help': Study shows widespread violence in healthcare system     'Scars the soul': injured PSW calls for action to protect health ...

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

... agency that monitors the health system and recommends whether or not health-care services and medical devices should be publicly funded. But it isn’t. For those with depression and anxiety there are ...

CBC (Jan 15) How P.E.I.'s health system is dealing with violent patients

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

Health PEI is implementing a new system to get better control of patients who are prone to be violent. Kelley Rayner, chair of workplace violence prevention working group for Health PEI, said patient ...

Webinar on Jan 24: Using Data Visualization for Health Workforce Planning

Created on Monday, 15 January 2018. Posted in News/Latest News

... DrPH, MPA Senior Program Manager Center for Health Workforce Studies Rong Zhao, PhD, MBA Director, Software Systems Division Center of Excellence in Wireless and Information Technology When: January ...

standard-freeholder (Jan 8) Akwesasne clinic working to address doctors' shortage

Created on Thursday, 11 January 2018. Posted in News/Latest News

... recognize the challenges faced by our clients and patients as they navigate the health-care system and jurisdictional complications that are unique to Akwesasne… Our aim is to alleviate the challenges ...

International Conference on Physician Health (Oct, 11-13, 2018)

Created on Thursday, 11 January 2018. Posted in Other Events/Upcoming Events

... shared responsibility — from 'individual' to 'system' —with particular emphasis on system-level initiatives. Although focusing on what physicians can do as individuals has been a major focus within the ...

The Star (18 Dec): It's time to fix medicare's innovation problem

Created on Monday, 18 December 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... Reinhardt was right. For example, the Commonwealth Fund has consistently placed Canada near the bottom of the pile when it comes to health system performance. And once we look outside the United States, ...

The Squamish Chief (Dec 18): B.C. health leaders launch Indigenous cancer strategy

Created on Monday, 18 December 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... most types of cancer compared to the non-First Nations population, but their survival rates are lower. The “road map” contains a number of action items intended to address practices in the system that ...

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

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

... works as ‘Apocalypse No: Population Aging and the Future of the Health Care System’, ‘Riding North on a Southbound Horse’, and ‘The Quick and the Dead: The Utilization of Hospital Services in British Columbia.’ ...

Canadian Health Workforce Conference 2018 (Oct 4-5 2018)

Created on Monday, 04 December 2017. Posted in Other Events/Upcoming Events

... of how best to optimize our system's most important resource- our health workforce.  The CHWC hosts participants and presenters from across the country and internationally from such countries ...

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 ...

A Pocosa analysis of the nurse practitioners deployment in Canada (2017)

Created on Tuesday, 21 November 2017. Posted in Features/Scopes of Practice

... of practice. All over the world, including in Canada, they are seen as a way to increase the performance of, and to increase access to, the health care system. As part of a research project the Pocosa ...

A Pocosa analysis of the nurse practioners deployment in Canada (2017)

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

... of practice. All over the world, including in Canada, they are seen as a way to increase the performance of, and to increase access to, the health care system. As part of a research project the Pocosa ...

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, ...

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

... with their doctor.  An editorial published earlier today in the Canadian Medical Association Journal says the health care system needs to do better.   The editorial says ...

Global News (Oct 16): NB experiencing significant shortage of public sector psychologists

Created on Tuesday, 17 October 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... through the public health system and she believes the shortage of psychologists is going to extend wait times even further. “If you have money, you can get great health care but if you don’t, it is going ...

Business Insider (October 10): Nurses Know: Better Care Starts Here

Created on Tuesday, 10 October 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... campaign includes television ads, transit shelter ads, radio, social media and print ads, encouraging Ontarians to take action to fix what is ailing the system. Haslam-Stroud says that the years of austerity ...

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