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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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Tuesday, February 5th, 2019
Better Healthcare for Albertans

A Report by The Office of the Auditor General of Alberta May 2017 Introduction Since the 1990s the Office of the Auditor General has conducted over 40 audits on aspects of the Alberta health system, such as seniors care, mental health and addictions, primary care and chronic disease management Our findings covered many different subjects […]

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Tuesday, July 17th, 2018
Will Falk Appointed to Board of Directors of AMS Healthcare

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Monday, July 16th, 2018
e-Health 2018 – All about the patients

e-Health 2018 – All about the patients https://www.flickr.com/photos/142161021@N02/42680443631/in/album-72157692169553490/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/142161021@N02/29480013678/in/dateposted-public/ The 18th annual e-Health Conference and Tradeshow took place in Vancouver from May 27 to May 30 and one resounding message from the 4 days event is the importance of patient-centric approaches to digital health transformations and solutions in the country. The opening session of the […]

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