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

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

... research chair in collaboration with nursing students from the University of Montreal collected data from all 10 Canadian provinces to try and see what NPs actually do. They looked at two major dimensions, ...

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

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

... research chair in collaboration with nursing students from the University of Montreal collected data from all 10 Canadian provinces to try and see what NPs actually do. They looked at two major dimensions, ...

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

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

... health-care professionals, as well as more than 16,000 nursing student affiliates, providing care in hospitals, long-term care facilities, public health, the community, clinics and industry. Author: ...

Better Home Care in Canada: A National Action Plan

Created on Wednesday, 23 August 2017. Posted in HHR/Reports

  Home care is a priority for all Canadians-for patients and their carers, for health care providers, and for governments. In recognition of this, the Canadian Home Care Association (CHCA), the ...

Ontario Nurses' Association (AUG 17): Front-Line Nurses Left Unprotected from Violence...

Created on Thursday, 17 August 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... lives while providing the quality care our patients need and deserve.” ONA is the union representing 64,000 registered nurses and health-care professionals, as well as almost 16,000 nursing student affiliates, ...

CBC (Aug 17): Camp aims to recruit Indigenous youth to jobs in health care

Created on Thursday, 17 August 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... take time out of their day is just a really great opportunity." Sturge Sparkes says out of the 11 students from the first camp in 2015, four are currently studying nursing.  "I think that's a ...

Healthy Debate (Aug 08): Room for improvement in Ontario’s MAID Care Coordination Service

Created on Wednesday, 09 August 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... in a patient’s home or a nursing home. These numbers indicate that far from being a rare and extreme option, MAID is being embraced by many Canadians, who have shown consistently strong support in polls for ...

CNA (July 18) 150 Nurses of Canada!

Created on Thursday, 20 July 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... to quality health care through traditional, innovative or interprofessional practices. They inspire passion for nursing through their support of professional development by being mentors or advisors.  ...

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

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

... they do not have full-time work or dependable schedules. Many work at multiple institutions, as a result. A similar phenomenon in nursing was cited as a contributing factor in the spread of SARS in Ontario. ...

The Globe and Mail (July 11): Provinces struggling to provide proper care for seniors: Report

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

... care as support provided in a specialized facility that includes 24-hour nursing supervision. “If we continue as we currently are, there will be a lot of pressure on the health-care system with an increasingly ...

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

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

... and how nurses had less and less time for nursing. So they organized themselves in small, self-managing teams to compete with existing home-care organizations. The approach was counterintuitive. Instead ...

Healthy Debate (July, 6): Does more education for health professionals equal better patient care?

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

... care? The literature is scarce. Responses to a 2001 survey conducted by the U.S. Nursing Credentialing Research Coalition show many nurses with advanced certification felt ...

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

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

... professions: medicine, nursing, dentistry, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech language therapy, genetics and pharmacology. University can be intimidating with big campuses and large classes ...

Globe and Mail (June 19): McGill medical school to reach out to Indigenous, low-income students

Created on Tuesday, 20 June 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... potential to go to McGill Medicine, or McGill Nursing," Ms. Liu said. McGill's medical school is the last to have its accreditation fully vetted by both the Canadian and American accreditation groups. ...

CBC NB (June 15) Nursing Homes Investigate Growing Staff Shortages

Created on Thursday, 15 June 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

Seniors can't move from hospital beds to nursing home without adequate staffing, minister says Recruiting people to work in nursing homes has been a longtime challenge in New Brunswick, and the problem ...

Canadian Nurse (June 2017): Federal Budget Removes one of the Legislative Barriers to NP Practice

Created on Wednesday, 07 June 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... Nurses met with several members of Parliament on the issue. Included were meetings with members of the Indigenous Liberal Caucus and the Liberal Rural Caucus. The nursing groups focused their discussions ...

Telegram (May 31): Psychiatric nursing would improve N.L. health care, says Alberta RPN

Created on Thursday, 01 June 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... a generalist approach to nursing. A letter from Health Minister John Haggie said when registered nurses (RNs) in the province work in areas such as mental health, they are given the necessary supplemental ...

IRPP Policy Options (May 29): Recognizing the worth of natural caregivers

Created on Monday, 29 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... routinely expected to add medical and nursing responsibilities such as wound care or running intravenous lines and catheters to the demands of meal preparation, shopping and financial management. Perhaps ...

Ontario Nurses' Association (May 17): Violence Prevention Progress Report

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

...  ONA is the union representing 64,000 front-line registered nurses and allied health professionals, as well as more than 16,000 nursing student affiliates, providing care in Ontario hospitals, long-term ...

CHHRN-CIHI Library: 2017 Publications/Reports

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

... C S-Y  Optimizing staff, quality, and cost in home healthcare nursing: Theory synthesis   British Colombia Medical Association  Doctors helping doctors- Stories from the physician ...

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