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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 ...

Ottawa Citizen (July, 19): Personal support workers in Ontario lack oversight of most ...

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

...  Meanwhile, Dr. Shawn Whatley, the president of the Ontario Medical Association, called long-term care the “canary in the coal mine” of the province’s health care system for the most vulnerable. It is ...

CBC News (July 11): 'No one is really doing anything': Frustrations mount over rural ER closures

Created on Tuesday, 18 July 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... physicians and recent cuts to programs that brought medical graduates to the province have been cited as reasons for so many closures, which often happen during overnight hours. "It's unfortunately not ...

The Star (18 July): Canada committed to improving mental health in Indigenous communities: Philpott

Created on Tuesday, 18 July 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... of unjust policies. This work has begun. We have changed policies related to Jordan’s Principle, prenatal care, medical transportation and more. We have regular meetings with leaders of First Nations, ...

The Globe and Mail (July 11): Learning from the Dutch ‘neighbourhood care’ model

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

... patients are less likely to need medical care, less likely to be hospitalized and less likely to be institutionalized in long-term care homes. In recent years, a number of countries have tried to adopt ...

The Star (06 July): Northern Ontario First Nations grieve four lost to suicide

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

... another youth — a 23-year-old man from Fort Severn First Nation — took his own life at a city hostel. “I suspect the reason why he stayed at hostel was that he was in Thunder Bay for medical reasons,” ...

Globe and Mail (July 6): Ontario clinicians raise concerns over assisted-dying co-ordination service

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

Ontario clinicians raise concerns over assisted-dying co-ordination service A new provincial program was supposed to improve access for Ontario’s grievously ill medical patients, while also easing the ...

McGill U (July 5): Opening the door to new possibilities

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

... and he he really likes it. “It shows us the possibilities, and is really useful. I am hoping to go to medical school and become a plastic surgeon. The camp gives us ideas about what we can do, and is also ...

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

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

... receiving these adjustments are professional support workers in schools, specialized health care professionals and medical science professionals. The commitment equates to $8.4 million over 10 years. ...

Canadian Information Centre for International Medical Graduates

Created on Saturday, 25 May 2013. Posted in Web Links / Links - Mobility Migration

International Health Workforce Collaborative

Created on Saturday, 25 May 2013. Posted in Web Links / Links - HHR Planning

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