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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

... what’s going on.” A total of 64 training positions also went unmatched, including four in Alberta, two in Ontario and 58 in Quebec. To be able to practice medicine, all medical students need to complete ...

NOSM: Northern Health Research Conference (Oct 13-14 2017)

Created on Thursday, 25 May 2017. Posted in Other Events/Upcoming Events

The Northern Ontario School of Medicine's Northern Health Research Conference—more commonly known as the NHRC—has been held annually since 2006. It is hosted in communities across NOSM's wider campus of ...

CBC News (May 25): Indigenous maternal health program aims to address inequality of health care

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

Researchers in Toronto have received a $2.6 million grant to bolster Indigenous maternal and child health programs in an effort to close the gaps in health care that exist between Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal families. ...

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

... a higher number of people over the age of 50 than the rest of the province — 38 per cent of Ontario's population is over 50-years-old, while 41 per cent of the Hamilton LHIN (which includes Niagara, ...

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

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

Violence Prevention Progress Report a Step in the Right Direction to Protect Ontario Health-Care Workers TORONTO – A progress report released by the Ontario government Leadership Table on workplace violence ...

CHHRN-CIHI Library: 2017 Publications/Reports

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

Here are the latest health workforce related publications for 2017: CHHRN-CIHI HHR Library Publications/Reports :  Authors  Title of Publication/Report  Ontario ...

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

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

Province Providing Clarity and Protection for Patients and Health Care Providers May 9, 2017 12:16 P.M. Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care Ontario passed legislation today that will support ...

Toronto Star (March 13, 2017): Health-care workers face 'epidemic of violence'

Created on Monday, 08 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

Ontario’s nurses and personal support workers are facing an “epidemic of violence” caused by government and hospitals’ failure to safeguard them from abuse, assault and sexual harassment, according to ...

Telfer School of Management: Healthcare for Millennials: Opportunities and Challenges (May 30 2017)

Created on Friday, 05 May 2017. Posted in Other Events/Upcoming Events

...    Date:Tuesday, May 30, 2017Time:3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.Location:Telfer School of Management  Desmarais Building  DMS 4101 55 Laurier Avenue East  Ottawa, Ontario K1N 6N5  View ...

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

... Members of the Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario (RNAO) will discuss these issues and more as they gather for their annual general meeting (AGM) April 27-29 at the ...

Health Quality Ontario (April 19 2017): Report Health Equity in Northern Ontario

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

Ontario’s northern regions lag behind provincial averages in quality of health and health care. The some 800,000 people living in northern Ontario are more likely to have worse health, poorer access to ...

Conference Board of Canada (March 28): Shortage of Physiotherapists Limits Access For Some Canadians

Created on Tuesday, 28 March 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... that the strongest rates of physiotherapist employment growth are in regions with the smallest increase in consultations. In Ontario, Alberta, and British Columbia, employment growth above 4 per cent ...

OHA: Health Human Resources Summit (June 22 2017)

Created on Wednesday, 15 March 2017. Posted in Other Events/Upcoming Events

Date: June 22, 2017 Registration Fee: $530 As health care organizations in Ontario continue to transform and evolve, greater emphasis in being placed on the partnership between human resources (HR) ...

Ottawa Sun (Feb 24): Advocate pushes for tighter regulation for addiction counsellors

Created on Friday, 24 February 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... is no regulation in any province that requires addiction counsellors to be certified. Smalldon has lobbied every provincial and territorial health minister, including Ontario Minister of Health Dr. Eric ...

EMS 1 (Feb 23): EMS providers to receive mental health first aid training

Created on Friday, 24 February 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

Mental health first aid is the help provided to a person developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis Mental Health Commission OTTAWA, Ontario — Mental Health First Aid ...

Vancouver Sun (Feb 22): Opinion: British Columbians need protection from unregulated counsellors

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

... a provincial regulatory body while our counterparts in Ontario and Quebec are governed by more robust regulation. Across the border, every state in the United States regulates counsellors — from marriage ...

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

... from 11 to five; New Brunswick from eight to five, and so on. The only holdouts are Quebec, which has 18 regional health and social-services agencies, and Ontario, which has 14 local health integration ...

The Agenda Video (Jan 3 2017)- Do Patients Come First? Healthcare Experts Discuss Bill 41

Created on Wednesday, 04 January 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

Published by The Agenda on Jan 3, 2017   The Agenda convenes a panel of healthcare experts to discuss whether Bill 41 will place patients at the centre of the health-care system and create a more ...

Annual OACCAC Achieving Excellent Together Conference (June 14-16, 2017)

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

June 14 -16, 2017 Westin Harbour Castle Hotel​ ​Toronto, Ontario Achieving Excellence Together, now in its 18th year, is the preeminent event for Ontario’s home and community care sector. This free conference ...

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