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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

... of Health and Long-Term Care Patrick Brown, Leader of Ontario PC party France Gélinas, Health Critic of Ontario NDP party Dr. Judith Shamian, President, International Council of Nurses (video ...

Improving Employment and Working Conditions in Health Services

Created on Tuesday, 25 April 2017. Posted in Features/Quality of Worklife

This report has been prepared by the International Labour Office as a basis for discussions at the Tripartite Meeting on Improving Employment and Working Conditions in Health Services, to be held from ...

High-Level Commission on Health Employment and Economic Growth

Created on Tuesday, 25 April 2017. Posted in Features/HHR Planning

... Gurría, Secretary-General of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and Mr Guy Ryder, Director-General of the International Labour Organization (ILO). The Sustainable Development ...

Regina Leader-Post (April 10): Hygienists concerned about declining dental health in Sask.

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

... of the SDHA.  The association met with MLAs Monday during National Dental Hygienists Week to sound the alarm about rising dental disease in the province. The most vulnerable include children, ...

HRH2030 (Apr 4 )World Health Worker Week 2017 Podcast Series: Conquering health workforce challenges

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

In many ways, a fully functioning health workforce drives the well-being of communities, regions, and entire countries. Policy-makers at the national level can use reliable data to make decisions about ...

High-Level Commission on Health Employment and Economic Growth

Created on Tuesday, 28 March 2017. Posted in Features/HHR Planning

... Gurría, Secretary-General of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and Mr Guy Ryder, Director-General of the International Labour Organization (ILO). The Sustainable Development ...

WHO: 4th Global Forum on Human Resources for Health (Nov, 13-17, 2017)

Created on Tuesday, 14 March 2017. Posted in Other Events/Upcoming Events

... national priorities and targets; Promote learning, sharing, networking, and collaboration among HRH stakeholders.   The Forum will also facilitate special sessions to debate and discuss issues ...

HWTAC (March 22): Webinar- Two States’ Experiences Using HRSA’s Web-based Nursing Supply and Demand

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

...  National Center for Health Workforce Analysis Health Resources and Service Administration Tim Dall Managing Director Life Sciences IHS Markit When: March 22nd, 2017 at 2:00pm EDT Length: ...

University of Toronto (Feb 21): Breathing New Life into Palliative Care

Created on Thursday, 23 February 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... Division of Palliative Medicine, poised to serve as a national and international leader in clinical care, training and academic advancement of palliative medicine. The first year of the program will ...

CNW (Feb 23):13 health care organizations unite under one national framework for better patient care

Created on Thursday, 23 February 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

OTTAWA, Feb. 22, 2017 /CNW/ - Ensuring Canadian doctors have access to the world's best training model for patient care is a shared priority of 13 national and provincial health care organizations. ...

LocalXpress (Feb 14): Doctor migration to U.S. at lowest level in decades, study says

Created on Tuesday, 14 February 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... increase, which meant fewer available positions for Canadians and other international graduates, Freeman said. On this side of the border, better collection of data is required on physician supply and ...

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

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

... patients.  I endorse that idea only if it leads to practical ways to prevent it or mitigate the risk.  Violence is yet another reason why we need urgently national and provincial drug strategies ...

Vancouver Sun (Feb 6 2017): Opinion: Taking action on resident doctors' wellness

Created on Monday, 06 February 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... skill-based resiliency curriculum. This national curriculum is based on a syllabus that has been implemented by the Canadian Armed Forces. Resident Doctors of BC has an active Health and Wellness committee. ...

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

... benefits or continue to make doubtful presentations to international commissions. We think that a more feasible approach, especially in the cases of the nurses and teachers, is to invest in serious training ...

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

... worries adopting a national U.S. test makes it too easy for Canada to become a source for American nurses. "What this does, essentially, is it colonizes Canadian nursing to a dominant culture, where ...

National Health Leadership Conference (June 12-13, 2017)

Created on Thursday, 22 December 2016. Posted in Other Events/Upcoming Events

Value-Based Healthcare: Embracing a patient and family-centered approach Date: June 12-13, 2017 Location: Westin Bayshore, Vancouver, BC This conference is the largest national gathering of health ...

WHO (Feb 17 2017): Call for Submissions on ComHEEG Commitment to Action

Created on Friday, 16 December 2016. Posted in News/Latest News

... Health Employment and Economic Growth, the International Labour Organization (ILO), Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), and World Health Organization (WHO) has taken immediate ...

i politics (Dec 6): Want a better health system? Put patients in charge

Created on Wednesday, 07 December 2016. Posted in News/Latest News

... system whereby all referrals to hospital were accompanied by a choice of five options where individuals could have the service performed with the full cost being borne by the National Health Service. Performance ...

Times Colonist (Nov 28): Governments should focus on mental, physical health equally

Created on Tuesday, 29 November 2016. Posted in News/Latest News

... and was the architect of the U.K.’s Crisis Care Concordat — a national agreement between emergency services that saw a 50 per cent reduction in the use of police calls during mental health crises and tripled ...

CMAJ (Nov 14 2016): Grading the Federal Government on Health Care

Created on Tuesday, 15 November 2016. Posted in News/Latest News

... happen through the health accord and how it is negotiated.” Health care may be delivered at the provincial level but national standards are needed in some areas of health to ensure people in one part ...

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