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Monday, October 28th, 2019
10 Ways to Implement Person- and Family-Centred Care in Your Health Care Practice

10 Ways to Implement Person- and Family-Centred Care in Your Health Care Practice Health care partners usually come to us for ideas on how to implement person- and family-centred care in their practices. So to celebrate Patient- and Family-Centred Care Month, our engagement leader Cathy Almost put together a helpful list of tips for care […]

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Monday, October 28th, 2019
10 Ways to Approach Person- and Family-Centred Care from a Patient’s Perspective

10 Ways to Approach Person- and Family-Centred Care from a Patient’s Perspective After our post with 10 Ways to Implement Person- and Family-Centred Care in Your Health Care Practice, patient partners asked us for ways that they, too, can approach patient- and family-centred care. So we put together a helpful list for patients and families. We […]

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Wednesday, July 31st, 2019
Public Inquiry into the Safety and Security of Residents in the Long-Term Care Homes System

REPORT The Honourable Eileen E. Gillese Commissioner Volume 1 – Executive Summary and Consolidated Recommendations Volume 2 – A Systemic Inquiry into the Offences Volume 3 – A Strategy for Safety Volume 4 – The Inquiry Process

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Wednesday, July 10th, 2019
HUMANIZING LEADERSHIP: Reflection Fuels, People Matter, Relationships Make the Difference by Hugh MacLeod

HUMANIZING LEADERSHIP: Reflection Fuels, People Matter, Relationships Make the Difference Hugh MacLeod “Candid, concise, and skillfully delivered leadership advice.” KIRKUS Book Review Humanizing Leadership, examines the various aspects of leadership, while putting an emphasis on the individual’s need to become his or her own style of leader through in-depth self-examination, rather than trying to mimic the style […]

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Monday, June 3rd, 2019
Reclaiming Power and Place: The Final Report of the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

Reclaiming Power and Place The National Inquiry’s Final Report reveals that persistent and deliberate human and Indigenous rights violations and abuses are the root cause behind Canada’s staggering rates of violence against Indigenous women, girls and 2SLGBTQQIA (Two-spirit, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, intersex, and asexual) people. The two volume report calls for transformative […]

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Thursday, April 11th, 2019
e-Health 2019: A conference re-imagined

 e-Health 2019: A conference re-imagined As details for the e-Health Conference and Tradeshow are released, it is clear that the annual event is taking big strides to re-invent itself. The conference, which will take place in Toronto Ontario from May 26 to 29, is really putting its theme – Celebrate, Grow & Inspire Bold Action […]

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Tuesday, April 9th, 2019
A Healthy, Productive Canada: A Determinant of Health Approach

Click here to download the full PDF By The Standing Senate Committee on Social Affairs, Science and Technology Final Report of Senate Subcommittee on Population Health The Honourable Wilbert Joseph Keon, Chair The Honourable Lucie Pépin, Deputy Chair June 2009 HEALTH IS LARGELY DETERMINED BY FACTORS OUTSIDE THE HEALTH CARE SYSTEM: [L]ack of health care […]

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Friday, February 22nd, 2019
Aging and Brain Health Innovation: What’s Next Canada?

Aging and Brain Health Innovation: What’s Next Canada? March 20, 2019. Join the nation’s leading innovators, entrepreneurs and global companies for world-class keynotes, discussions, rapid fire presentations and demonstrations of ground-breaking innovations in the aging and brain health sector.

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Thursday, February 14th, 2019
What the Doctor Ordered: Improving the Use and Value of Laboratory Testing

What the Doctor Ordered: Improving the Use and Value of Laboratory Testing CD Howe Report The Study In Brief About 70 percent of medical decisions are based on the results of laboratory tests (Forsman 1996). If testing amounts to inappropriate over-utilization, it could lead to further unnecessary testing, inaccurate diagnosis and potentially inappropriate treatments that […]

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Monday, February 11th, 2019
Why I Didn’t Tell My Boss I Have Bipolar Disorder — Until Now

Why I Didn’t Tell My Boss I Have Bipolar Disorder — Until Now By Steele Roddick We’ve made progress on destigmatizing mental illness in recent years. I’ve made strides of my own, and the conversations I’ve had with friends and colleagues have given me not just hollow hope, but concrete confidence that things are headed […]

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