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The second most popular day surgery procedure, by case volume is for: Partial  . . .” CIHI in its report:  A Snapshot of Health Care in Canada as Demonstrated by Top 10 Lists, 2011


The Ontario Government wants to maintain a freeze on the $11 billion it currently spends overall on doctors by Tom Closson

Off the Cuff

Checklist to Meet Ethical and Legal Obligations to Critically Ill Patients at the End of Life. Robert W. Sibbald, Paula Chidwick, Mark Handelman …

Checklist Review of Governance Practices in
(PDF)… Maureen A. Quigley and Graham W.S. Scott

Better Understanding Of Use Of Checklists In Healthcare… A new report calls for greater understanding of how checklists can be used to improve …

A housing adequacy checklist for seniors in receipt of home care … For case managers in assessing home care eligibility for seniors

Surgical Safety Checklist: Improved Patient Safety …

Healthcare Reform: Do You Have What It Takes? A Leadership Checklist…

Privacy Compliance Checklist (PDF) Familiarize yourself with legislative and regulatory requirements

Developing a Dissemination Plan:
8-step list by CHSRF

The Greatest Checklist . . .
complex decision – making in modern medicine: the power of the checklist.

Measuring equity: what we heard from the field and next steps by Steve Barnes, Wellesley Institute

A Pocket Guide to Evaluating Health Equity Interventions – Some Questions for Reflection by Sanjeev Sridharan

Healthcare Quarterly
Increasing Value for Money in the Canadian Healthcare System

Healthcare Papers
In Pursuit of a Safe Canadian Healthcare System

Nursing Leadership
New Brunswick: Development of a Web-Based Orientation Program and Enhancing Senior Nurses’ Mentoring Skills

Healthcare Policy
The World Health Report 2008 – Primary Healthcare: How Wide Is the Gap between Its Agenda and Implementation
in 12 High-Income Health Systems?

Electronic Healthcare
An Evaluation of a Patient-Centred Information Technology Tool for the Management of Chronic Diseases
by Primary Care Interdisciplinary Teams

World Health and Population
“The Saudi Healthcare System: A View from the Minaret”: More Similarities than Differences


Canadian cancer death rate down
After refusing support for oilsands, McGuinty seeks Alberta’s help on doctors’ pay
Why Ontario’s doctors won’t win fight on fees
Research Investment in Bone Marrow Failure Disease
Laurentian University Patented Technology Offers Quicker Answers for Breast Cancer Patients


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Liz Ruegg to President and CEO of Headwaters Health Care Centre, Orangeville, ON
Vincent Maida to Associate Professor, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
Julian Martalog to Director Health Information Management & Chief Privacy Officer Salumatics, Mississauga, ON
Kevin Lynch to Chair, Board of Governors, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON
Tracey Brown to Senior Development Officer, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
Raissa Espiritu to Senior to Development Officer, Faculty of Medicine University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
Ralph B. Young to Chancellor, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB
The Honourable Michael H. Wilson to Chancellor, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
Chris Whitaker to President and CEO, Humber College, Toronto, ON
Janet Yale to President and CEO, The Arthritis Society, Toronto, ON
Raymond Théberge to President and Vice-Chancellor, Université de Moncton, Moncton, NB
W. Robert Wood to Provost, Trinity Western University, Langley, BC
Allan Katz to President & CEO, Riverside Health Care Facilities Inc., Fort Frances, ON
Denyse Campea to Development Director, Ovarian Cancer Canada, Toronto, ON
Robert A. (Bob) Baker to CEO, Oshawa Hospital Foundation, ON
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