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CBC Radio (Feb 8 2017): When a hospital patient becomes violent

Created on Wednesday, 08 February 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... had been brought to a suburban ER where I used to work.  He was on a stretcher in a hallway.  Suddenly, he was off the stretcher, screaming, as he ran toward the nursing station. Like a blur, ...

Jamaica Observer (Feb 2 2017): Critical nursing shortage as they flee to greener pastures

Created on Thursday, 02 February 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

Dr Christopher Tufton, the Jamaican health minister, must be very heartened by the verbal support he has received from his counterparts in the United States, the United Kingdom and Canada in his lamentations ...

CBCNews (Jan 31): Nursing test could set up Canadian nurses to be lured to U.S.

Created on Thursday, 02 February 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

Nursing students and schools are sounding the alarm on what they see as an "Americanization" of Canadian university nursing curriculum. Some say an American-style exam could end up sending more nurses ...

Globe and Mail (Jan 10 2017): The real health-care change we need? Strong leadership

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

... include, for example, the administration of hospitals or nursing homes. The problem with Canadian health care is not too many or too few health regions; it is that no one is ultimately in charge, or ...

(The Bullet- Nov 8 2016) Violence Against Healthcare Workers: A Canadian Experience

Created on Tuesday, 08 November 2016. Posted in News/Latest News

... as intrinsic to the job. “We help people. We are there for them in their last days. We keep them pain free as much as we can. That’s the nursing that I went into. Not what we’re doing now. Not being ...

(Ottawa Citizen Nov 3 2016): Editorial: Confronting care struggles in nursing homes

Created on Friday, 04 November 2016. Posted in News/Latest News

There’s a decent chance that someday you or a loved one will live in a nursing home. Perhaps you’ll get good care. Ideally, your family will visit so you won’t be lonely.   But the opposite is ...

(Maclean's Nov 2016): As DNA’s secrets are revealed, genetic counsellors interpret results

Created on Friday, 04 November 2016. Posted in News/Latest News

... degrees in biology or psychology, but some apply from disciplines such as nursing. The right volunteer experience can boost a student’s chance of being accepted. Pirjamali took a year off after his biology ...

CHWC 2016 Presentations

Created on Monday, 17 October 2016. Posted in News/Latest News

... Populations Abstract: Click Here to Download Françoise Filion, Ingram School of Nursing, McGill University Presentation: Employees Participating in Change: An Empowerment Approach to Employee ...

CHWC 2016 Presentations

Created on Thursday, 06 October 2016. Posted in News/Latest News

... Click Here to Download Cynthia Baker & Siobahn Bond, Canadian Association of Schools of Nursing   A2: Scopes of Practice: Defining, Optmizing, and Implementing Presentation: "Scoping ...

The New Yorker (July,11-18, 2016): Hospice Nurse- A Tender Hand in the Presence of Death

Created on Tuesday, 05 July 2016. Posted in News/Latest News

... that God was telling her to go into nursing instead. She was reading the Bible, 1 Thessalonians, and came across the verse “But we were gentle among you, even as a nurse cherisheth her children.” She said ...

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