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We need to consciously change culture and clinical practice.” Will Falk reviews Graham Scott’s report on Infoway.

Essays

Canadian Chief Executive Officers’ Prescription for Higher Quality: More Clinical Engagement, Shared Accountability and Capacity Development. Mark J. Dobrow, Jasmine Neeson and Terrence Sullivan

Off the Cuff

Here’s our current survey of salary disclosures available online

Healthcare spending is skyrocketing in Canada and governments are struggling to find the money to pay for it. Download the report by Will Falk, Matthew Mendelsohn, Josh Hjartarson and Alex Stoutley

For direct access to patient safety strategies read this:

Longwoods will forward you six online ePublications developed for the Canadian Patient Safety Institute and Accreditation Canada. The Editor-in-Chief is Dr. Ross Baker from the Institute for Health Policy, Management and Evaluation. All materials are available to you at no cost. The first five ePubs are available now. The sixth is being prepared for publication early in 2012. Simply reply to ahart@longwoods.com and you will receive access. Especially useful for your own web page or intranet..

Here is one of many photos that come from our “events” photographer. We are stymied. Please help us identify these gentlemen. Write to: thepublisher@longwoods.com

A politician’s perspective on the transformation in healthcare. George Smitherman presents his new LHIN policies to a senior executive crowd.

Recommended Reading

Healthcare Quarterly
Patient Education as a Strategy for Provider Education and Engagement
Tina Saryeddine, Charissa Levy, Aileen Davis, John Flannery, Susan Jaglal, Laurie Hurley, Rhona McGlasson and Nizar Mahomed

HealthcarePapers
Healthcare Provider Education: From Institutional Boxes to Dynamic Networks
George Eisler

Nursing Leadership
Interprofessional Education for Collaborative, Patient-Centred Practice
John H.V. Gilbert

Healthcare Policy
To Boldly Go: A Partnership Enterprise to Produce Applied Health and Nursing Services Researchers in Canada
Patricia Conrad

Electronic Healthcare
Health Informatics Education in Canada – What’s Ahead?
Francis Lau
World Health & Population

Making Non-discrimination and Equal Opportunity a Reality
Constance Newman, Anastasiah Kimeu, Leigh Shamblin, topher Penders, Pamela A. McQuide and Judith Bwonya

News

Breakfast with the Chiefs

Registration Now Open!
Tom Closson’s “In conclusion . . .”
January 11, 2012, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto
Sponsors: Accenture, Baxter, Sanofi aventis

Conferences

Conferences on the Longwoods site | Ontario Hospital Association conferencesEvents in Global Health at the University of North Carolina
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Transitions

Douglas Meggison retires Policy Analyst Health Sciences Association of Alberta
Arthur Porter resigned from McGill University health Centre
Normand Rinfret MUHC’s associate executive director, to interim director general and CEO, McGill University Health Centre
Dr. Walter P. Wodchis to Research Advisor NRCPicker Canada
Ru Taggar to Interim Chief Nursing Executive, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

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This entry was posted on Tuesday, December 6th, 2011 at 2:02 pm and is filed under Longwoods Online.