Archive for May, 2010

FINAL BREAKFAST WITH THE CHIEFS . . . before the summer break

Monday, May 31st, 2010

FINAL BREAKFAST WITH THE CHIEFS  . . . before the summer break Topic: Creating Value in Canadian Healthcare: More, Better Care for the Dollars We Spend. Featuring . . . Brian Golden Professor at the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management Chair of the Board of the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (ICES) Chair [...]

Three Missions, One Future

Monday, May 31st, 2010

Executive Summary  – Download here Questions and Answers backgrounder on the NTF process – Download here Backgrounder about Canada’s AHSCs – Download here Download the News Release here The full report can be accessed at www.ahsc-ntf.org

Toronto General Hospital. Since 1896

Monday, May 31st, 2010

Download the PDF here

Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto. The 31st Review of its work, 1906

Monday, May 31st, 2010

Your Money Can Help The Hospital to Set Roses of Health in the Desert Lives of Little Children. Please remit your donation to J. Ross Robertson, Chairman of the Board, or to Douglas Davidson, Sec-Treas., College Street, Toronto Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto 1906. The “Annual” of the Hospital. The 31st Review of its work. [...]

New Words. Can you makem up? Share them on the blog

Thursday, May 27th, 2010

Create new words and help create a new language.

Supporting Clients on Methadone Maintenance Treatment

Thursday, May 27th, 2010

Supporting Clients on Methadone Maintenance Treatment
Supporting Clients on Methadone Maintenance Treatment
This guideline focuses on recommendations for any youth, adult or older adult either already on MMT or those who are potential candidates for MMT.

eHealthRecord.info Vol.7 No.11 | May 26, 2010

Wednesday, May 26th, 2010

Vol.7 No.11 | May 26, 2010 FACTS and STATS In US, few patients are posting online reviews of their physicians and, among those that do, most of the reviews they write are positive, according to a study published in Journal of General Internal Medicine. Tara Lagu, a Tufts University School of Medicine assistant professor, and [...]

Longwoods eLetter May 25, 2010

Tuesday, May 25th, 2010

Quote “… each system proves that high quality is more the result of a culture that pursues quality than of any single investment or policy.” Adalsteinn Brown, Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategy, Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, Ontario introduces the book Systems: Quality by Design. [See his presentation based on the book -- following the [...]

Canada Excellence Research Chairholders (health related) as May 2010

Monday, May 24th, 2010

Canada Excellence Research Chairs are world-class leaders in research and innovation. Chairholders and their research teams will help Canada build a critical mass of expertise in the four priority areas outlined in the Government of Canada’s science and technology strategy: environmental sciences and technologies; natural resources and energy; health and related life sciences and technologies; [...]

From Three Years Ago: McGuinty Government Increasing Access to Methadone Treatment

Monday, May 24th, 2010

Ontario’s annual total funding for Methadone Maintenance Treatment initiatives to $4.3 million. (From release dated July 26, 2007.)