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Longwoods Publishing presents the HR Resources Newsletter – access to: a database of best practices; Longwoods recruitment sites; key employer recruitment portals; a history of leadership transitions and appointments; current employment opportunities and more.

Vol.3 No.25 | December 16, 2010

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Managing Healthcare Systems – Complex Systems

Breakfast with the Chiefs, December 13, 2010

David Levine, Chief Executive Officer of the Montreal Regional Health Authority.

News and Notes

From the HR Resources Database

ICES Report: Is There A Doctor in The Emergency Department?

Ben Chan

The week between Christmas and New Year’s is the busiest of the year, and volumes increase by up to one-third above the volumes seen on other public holidays. This raises the question of how to ensure sufficient staffing on these days.

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December 14, 2010

Nick Pfeiffer to Director, Quinte Health Care Board of Directors
Karen Baker to Director, Quinte Health Care Board of Directors
Daniel Carriere to President and Chief Executive Officer, Centric Health (www.centrichealth.ca)
Jamie Kowalski to Advisory Board, Management Health Solutions
Dr. Jack Kitts (Chair), Dr. Bruce Beaton, Dr. Danielle Martin, Michael Moffatt, Murray Ramsden, Dr. Ingrid Sketris, Gerald White, and Dr. Charles J. Wright to non-government Councillors, Health Council of Canada
Dr. Catherine Cook, Cheryl Doiron, Dr. Dennis Kendel. Lyn McLeod, Dr. Les Vertesi, and Vijay R. Bhashyakarla (ex-officio) to Regional government Councillors, Health Council of Canada
Dr. Alex Mihailidis has earned him the new Barbara G. Stymiest Chair in Rehabilitation Technology Research at Toronto Rehab.

December 7, 2010

David Dodge to Chair of the  Board of Directors, Canadian Institute for Advanced Research
Robert A. Baker to President and Chief Executive Officer, Vaughan Health Care Foundation
Shannon von Kaldenberg to Vice President and Chief Philanthropy Officer, Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario
Peter Coleridge to Chief Executive Officer of Canadian Mental Health Association, National
Rick Cochrane to the Health Industry Group Purchasing Association (HIGPA) Board of Directors
Anne Sutherland Boal to Chief Operating Officer at the Canadian Nurses Association

Review all recently reported Transitions here.

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A survey of 167 Canadian human resources leaders found that organizations are faced with employees considering new opportunities as the economy recovers. The Conference Board of Canada’s second such report, Human Resources Trends and Metrics: Valuing Your Talent argues that employers need to develop workforce strategies to attract and retain employees in the current climate.  See: jobs.longwoods.com

For more information go to Jobs.Longwoods.com or email Susan Hale

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With this new system Recruiters will be able to post their own jobs, add photos, files or videos, use the “Clone Job” function to easily upload multiple job postings, and much more.

All you need to do is go to jobs.longwoods.com and create a profile, choose a subscription package and then you are ready to post a job.

As the site grows so will a resume database that you can search for suitable candidates.

Please note: As the site is now a post-it-yourself board you get the advantage of lower rates. We have developed an new pricing structure. A basic 30-day job post is $300.00 net + HST. If you wish to add your job title to the eLetter blast on Tuesdays you can for an additional fee. You can also feature your job title on the home page of Longwoods.com for little extra. There is a 10 post package that saves you even more.

Give it a try and let us know what you think.  Contact Susan Hale by email or call 416-864-9667 x 104.

This entry was posted on Thursday, December 16th, 2010 at 3:59 pm and is filed under Longwoods Online.