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. . . almost two-thirds of nursing faculty are 45 to 60 years old and likely to retire within 15 years.” Heather Cathro writes about Pursuing Graduate Studies in Nursing Education: Driving and Restraining Forces

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Hospital Errors Ten Times More Common Than Thought? By Chris Fleming

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When more means less
Yoni Freedhoff, a family doctor who specializes in obesity says that “statistically speaking, 3% of Ontarians meet the criteria for bariatric surgery” and notes that “even if only 5% of them want the surgery, that’s still 18,000 cases per year”. Ontario’s Bariatric Services Strategy was given $75 million, and committed to performing 2,085 surgeries per year in Ontario by 2011. Read more here.

Tracking Patients, Without the Wires

Meech Lake foes won the battle, lost the war (or how to negotiate with the Federal Government) by Chantal Hebert

Advanced Health Leadership Program – Rotman School of Management. February 13 to June 29. More here.

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Prepare for a Pandemic. It’s never too early. Watch the Breakfast with the Chiefs presentation here.

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This entry was posted on Tuesday, September 20th, 2011 at 1:03 pm and is filed under Longwoods Online.