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Wednesday, October 27th, 2010
ehealthrecord.info Vol. 7 No. 22, October 27, 2010

Fact and Stats Computerized patient records could be used to improve lax reporting of serious drug side effects, the results of a small study suggest. The study, at Massachusetts General and Brigham & Women’s hospitals in Boston and sponsored by Pfizer Inc., showed a large increase in reporting of adverse events to the Food and […]

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Friday, October 22nd, 2010
HR Resources Vol.3 No.21 | October 21, 2010

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.21 | October 21, 2010 The HR Resources Newsletter is made possible by an unrestricted educational grant from: Visit Jobs.Longwoods.com for […]

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Wednesday, October 20th, 2010
Consultant Use in Selected Health Organizations

From the Office of the Auditor General of Ontario A Special Report on Consultant Use in Selected Health Organizations, which the Standing Committee on Public Accounts requested pursuant to Section 17 of the Auditor General Act. Click here to download the entire PDF

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Wednesday, October 13th, 2010
eHealthRecord.info Vol. 7 No. 21, October 13, 2010

Vol. 7 No. 21, October 13, 2010 Fact and Stats Only 6.7% of US physicians e-mail their patients about clinical issues, according to a new study from the Center for Studying Health System Change. For the study, researchers surveyed more than 4,200 office-based physicians in 2008. Overall, about one-third of office-based physicians reported that information […]

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Friday, October 8th, 2010
How to Get Published in a Longwoods Journal: Tip #1

Here we are the week after Thanksgiving. Fall is in its full glory – and Ania and I are buried in manuscripts! An awful lot of you spent your summer holidays in front of your computers. That’s not a complaint. We’ve received some excellent and exciting material over the past few weeks. But with six journals, two […]

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Friday, October 1st, 2010
Commission to Promote Sustainable Child Welfare

On July 5, 2010 the Commission released its first report, Towards Sustainable Child Welfare in Ontario. The report examines Ontario’s child welfare system as it stands today and how its policies, funding and service delivery have grown and changed in the past ten years. Download the PDF here: The Commission to Promote Sustainable Child Welfare. […]

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