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CBC News (Sept 17): When the job you love hurts you: exploring burnout in the workplace

Created on Monday, 18 September 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

A changing workplace culture, a lack of job security, and 24/7 connectivity can lead to stress, but taken to the extreme, sometimes the job you love can really hurt you. Workplace burnout is a major ...

Understanding National Health Workforce Accounts

Created on Thursday, 24 August 2017. Posted in Features/HHR Planning

The National Health Workforce Accounts was developed as part of an action-plan to facilitate the Global Strategy on Human Resources for Health: Workforce 2030 (GSHRH). The NHWA presented in the Handbook ...

Healio Rheumatology (Aug 2017): Advancing Standards of Care in Pediatric Rheumatology

Created on Friday, 18 August 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... uses. All of this points to suboptimal patient outcomes. “A problem is the current rheumatology workforce shortage,” Cathy Patty-Resk, MSN, RN, CPNP, pediatric rheumatology nurse practitioner ...

OPSEU (Aug 11): Linking care with security: The Leadership Table and Waypoint

Created on Tuesday, 15 August 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... no worker should have to face this level and frequency of violence in their workplace. “The health care sector represents less than 12 per cent of Ontario’s workforce, but four of the top 10 professions ...

Ottawa Citizen (Aug 10): Medical scribes are changing the way doctors do their work

Created on Friday, 11 August 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

ELIZABETH PAYNE, OTTAWA CITIZEN “So what brings you in today?” Dr. Bhaskar Gopalan, chief of the emergency department at Queensway Carleton Hospital, sees dozens of patients during his often-hectic ...

CBC (July 31): Pursuing the MD dream: How Caribbean-trained Canadian doctors struggle to come home

Created on Monday, 31 July 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... specialist doctors are needed each year.  "This list reflects the evolving pan-Canadian physician workforce planning landscape," said Jarbeau. If, for example, Ontario determines that it doesn't ...

Devex (July 19) Opinion: Recalibrating investments in the global health and social workforce

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

... represents an engine of enormous economic opportunity, particularly for women, who hold 70 percent of all health jobs. While women make up a larger share of health and social workforce jobs, both formally ...

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

... which consisted mainly of assistant deputy ministers of health with responsibility for health workforce planning. It was formed in the 1990s, when advanced degrees for several allied health professions ...

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

... Labrador is founded on a generalist scope of practice for nurses. As such, the mental health and addiction nursing workforce in Newfoundland and Labrador has the required skills to provide care holistically. ...

WHO (June 30) Call for expression of interests WHO Guideline on Community Based He

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

... health workforce experts, CHWs experts, Human Resources for Health and CHW planners, health managers and advocates. All WHO guidelines must pass through an external review process before they are submitted ...

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

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

... costly. Family caregivers over the age of 50 who leave the workforce lose, on average, more than $300,000 in wages and benefits over their lifetimes.  While some progressive employers have ...

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 ...

Registration & Call for Abstracts- 4th Global Forum on Human Resources for Health (Nov, 13-17, 2017)

Created on Monday, 15 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

  BUILDING THE HEALTH WORKFORCE OF THE FUTURE The Fourth Global Forum on Human Resources for Health - Building the health workforce of the future - will be held in Dublin, ...

ILO (May 11): Tripartite meeting highlights the importance of improving health sector employment...

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

... numerous challenges including limited public funding, workforce shortages, occupational safety and health (OSH) risks, adequate social protection, and the effects of health worker migration. As a result ...

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

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

... Bourgeault cites opportunities to reimagine and reinvent how we organize the healthcare workforce, in response to critical health human resource challenges. Professor François Chiocchio recognizes the ...

Health Workforce Policies in OECD Countries: Right jobs, Right Skills, Right Places

Created on Tuesday, 25 April 2017. Posted in Features/Scopes of Practice

... with jobs in the health and social sector accounting for more than 10% of total employment now in several OECD countries. This publication reviews key trends and policy priorities on health workforce across ...

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

    On 2 March 2016, the United Nations Secretary-General announced the appointment of a Commission on Health Employment and Economic Growth (the Commission), co-chaired by H.E. Mr. François ...

Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada: Calls to Action

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

The Truth and Reconciliation: Call to Action Highlights the Following Health Workforce Related Recommendations:   22. We call upon those who can effect change within the Canadian health-care system ...

CBC PEI (April 6) P.E.I. government releases nursing strategy

Created on Friday, 07 April 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

The P.E.I. government has released its three-year nursing strategy that it says will strengthen and maintain the profession's workforce. According to a press release, the Health P.E.I. Nursing Strategy: ...

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