HR Resources Newsletter Archives

HR Resources Newsletter Archives February 2009

| Vol.2 No.3, February 12, 2009 |

An Up-Close Look at Seven Major Health Professions
Canadian Institute for Health Information

With more than one million people in Canada employed in health occupations it is crucial to understand who they are, their work patterns and how their workforce is evolving is vital in planning for the future of health care in Canada. CIHI's five...

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Today's Jobs
Chief Executive Officer - North Simcoe Hospital Alliance, Huronia, ON
Assistant Consultant, Physician Assistant Project - OHA, Toronto, ON
Consultant, Leadership Development Institute - OHA, Toronto, ON
Vice-President, Major Gifts - CAMH Foundation, Toronto, ON
Chief Financial & Administrative Officer - CAMH Foundation, Toronto, ON
Director, Professional Education - The Canadian Diabetes Association, Toronto, ON
Vice President, Academic - The Michener Institute, Toronto, ON
Endowed Chair, Daphne Cockwell School of Nursing - Ryerson University, Toronto, ON
Executive Director, Home Health & End of Life Care - Fraser Health, Surrey, BC
Clinical Nurse Coordinator - PHSA, Vancouver, BC
President & CEO - Joseph Brant Memorial Hospital, Burlingon, ON
Manager, Mental Health & Addictions - Burnaby Centre for Mental Health & Addictions, VCH, BC
Program Manager, Clinical Neurosciences, University Hospital, London Health Sciences, London, ON
Coordinator, Clinical Neurosciences, University Hospital, London Health Sciences, London, ON
Nursing & Leadership Opportunities with the Provincial Health Services Authority of BC
Career Opportunities at Courtyard Group
Career Opportunities at Strata Health
Career Opportunities at Northern Health
Career Opportunities at London Health Sciences
Career Opportunities at Alberta Health Services
Career Opportunities at Vancouver Coastal Health
Career Opportunities at Fraser Health
Career Opportunities at CIHI


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Healthcare Systems and Organizations: Implications for Health Human Resources
Michael B. Decter

What will the healthcare system and healthcare organizations look like in the year 2020? What requirements will they have for health human resources? These two questions require both a careful consideration of the general direction of change in health systems and a consideration of the pace of change over the next 15 years. The geographical focus of this article is Ontario, although broader international and Canadian trends are also considered in arriving at answers.

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February 10/09

Neil Seeman to Director and Primary Investigator, Health Strategy Innovation Cell, based at Massey College, University of Toronto
Robert Donelson to Vice-president of Development and Alumni relations, University of Waterloo
Michael Barrett to CEO of the South West Local Health Integration Network, Ontario
Dr. Calvin Stiller to Chair of the Board of Directors of the Ontario Institute for Cancer Research
Dr. Kaveh Shojania to inaugural Director, the new University of Toronto Centre for Patient Safety
Dr. Jack Taunton
to Chief Medical Officer for the Vancouver Organizing Committee for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games
Dr. Charmaine Roye to Chief of Staff, Brantford General Hospital

February 3/09

Dr. Shoo Lee to Paediatrician-in-Chief, Mount Sinai Hospital and head of the neonatology department at the University of Toronto
Dr. Paula Rochon to Vice-President, Research Women's College Hospital, Toronto
Dean Johnson to President Sodexo Canada
David J. Mitchell to President & CEO Public Policy Forum
Jill Tettmann to Acting Chief Executive Officer, North Simcoe Muskoka LHIN
[And in the "better late than never" department]
Dr. Jack Kitts (President & CEO, The Ottawa Hospital) to Chair of the Board of Directors, of the Board of Directors, Association of Academic Healthcare Organizations
Ida Goodreau(President & CEO, Vancouver Coastal Health Authority) to Member of the Board of Directors, of the Board of Directors, Association of Academic Healthcare Organizations (for a few more weeks)
Dr. Arthur Porter (Executive Director & CEO, McGill University Health Centre) to Member of the Board of Directors, of the Board of Directors, Association of Academic Healthcare Organizations
Christine Power (President & CEO, Capital District Health Authority) to Member of the Board of Directors, of the Board of Directors, Association of Academic Healthcare Organizations
Glenn Brimacombe to President and CEO Association of Canadian Academic Healthcare Organizations
Robert Mosher to Vice President Marketing, TSO3

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