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

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

Medical residency mismatch: number of unmatched Canadian medical graduates reaches all-time high Date: May 25, 2017  Author: Karen Palmer, Joshua Tepper & Jill Konkin   The ...

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

... at the end of shifts. But as calls increase, problems persist within a strained medical system. One issue paramedics are identifying is "offloading times" for patients at area hospitals. 'Code zeros' ...

The Globe and Mail (May,23): Better health care means fixing bureaucratic failings

Created on Tuesday, 23 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... and administrative failings, not failures of medical care. Mercifully, they do not suggest the classic Canadian solution of throwing more bodies into a mismanaged system but, rather, call for the system ...

CHHRN-CIHI Library: 2017 Publications/Reports

Created on Wednesday, 17 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... a health service intervention supporting recruitment and retention of physicians  Wenghofer E F, Hogenbirk J, Timony P E  Impact of the rural pipeline in medical education: Practice locations ...

Pediatrics (March): Burnout in pediatric residents and physicians: A call to action

Created on Tuesday, 16 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... medical errors, negative attitudes toward patients, and patient dissatisfaction; and (3) on a personal level, more failed relationships, depression, alcohol abuse, and suicidal ideation.2 For the ...

AFMC (APR 30): AFMC gravely concerned about unmatched Canadian Medical Graduates

Created on Tuesday, 16 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

The Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada (AFMC), in response to today’s announcement on the R-1 Match results, expresses major concern over the large number of unmatched Canadian Medical Graduates ...

CBC News (May 11): More Indigenous nurses needed to change health-care system, practitioners say

Created on Friday, 12 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... she said. After Dick's aunt died, trying and failing to access medical care in an emergency room, she realized stereotypes and assumptions play a large role in the care Aboriginal people receive or don't ...

CBC News (May 10): Self-regulation of paramedics In Manitoba a step closer to reality

Created on Thursday, 11 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... Union (MGEU) have been asking the province to make paramedic medicine a self-regulated profession for several years. "This will ensure that the paramedics who arrive in a medical ...

Canada News Wire (May 9): The Canadian Ophthalmological Society and National Vision Health Month

Created on Thursday, 11 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... He's now fully cleared and has made a miracle recovery but he may not be with us today if it hadn't been for the involvement and quick response of the ophthalmologist." Ophthalmologists are medical doctors ...

MOHLTC (May 9): Ontario Passes Legislation on Medical Assistance in Dying

Created on Thursday, 11 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... the implementation of medical assistance in dying in the province by providing more protection and greater clarity for patients, their families, health care providers and health care institutions. Federal ...

The Chronicle Herald (Mar 29): Primary health care a priority

Created on Tuesday, 09 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... priority to fill all vacant positions across the province. We compete internationally for these resources. Our four recruitment coordinators work with Dalhousie Medical School residents and the Family ...

Gov of Canada (May 5): Message from the Minister of Health International Day of the Midwife

Created on Friday, 05 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... before, during and after pregnancy, labour and childbirth. They also provide counselling, conduct examinations, and take detailed medical histories. Midwives are well-positioned to address the specific ...

Doctors of BC (May 1 2017): Mental Health Week – let’s talk about the tough stuff

Created on Monday, 01 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... provides professional counselling and medical support for physicians to help with mental health issues, burnout, relationship stress, workplace conflicts, and much more.  This testament from a physician ...

CMA: 5th Canadian Conference on Physician Health (Sept 7-9, 2017)

Created on Monday, 01 May 2017. Posted in Other Events/Upcoming Events

The Canadian Medical Association and the Ontario Medical Association are proud to present the 5th Canadian Conference on Physician Health scheduled for September 7th-9th, 2017 at the Westin ...

Montreal Gazette (April 24, 2017): Nurses celebrate their evolving profession at 92nd annual meeting

Created on Tuesday, 25 April 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... for nursing and the health system. Medical assistance in dying (MAID) has altered the landscape for all health professionals, while RNs and NPs will soon see major expansions to their scope of practice. ...

Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada: Calls to Action

Created on Tuesday, 25 April 2017. Posted in Features/Rural/Remote/Aboriginal

... health-care providers in Aboriginal communities.   iii. Provide cultural competency training for all healthcare professionals.      24. We call upon medical and nursing schools ...

CBCNews (March 22): Collaborative-care clinics a hit with doctors, but slow rolling out

Created on Wednesday, 22 March 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... to spend more time with patients who need to see them. What doctors want Health-care officials have said working in team-based medical care is what most new doctors want, in part because it's the environment ...

CBC News (March 14): Hundreds more doctors in Sask. than a decade ago

Created on Wednesday, 15 March 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... undergraduate medical education seats from 60 to 100. It said training for family medicine residents has also increased in communities outside Regina and Saskatoon. More locally-trained ...

VIDEO Power and Privilege within the Medical Profession - In partnership with Women in Global Health

Created on Monday, 13 March 2017. Posted in Features/Quality of Worklife

This webinar is jointly organized by IFMSA and Women in Global Health. It aims at exploring the still existing gender disparities among Healthcare professionals and by extension in medical schools.  ...

FNHA (March 1) :All Regulated Health Professions Commit to a Safer Health System for First Nations

Created on Monday, 13 March 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... and will continue to promote the value of this training to the medical profession.” Joe Gallagher Quote, CEO First Nations Health Authority: “With today’s commitment, the members of every regulated ...

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