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The healthcare delivery system is only as safe as its weakest patient safety link.” Hugh MacLeod


"Canada spends more on healthcare than Australia, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Sweden and the United Kingdom" by Sanjay Cherian and Kelly Rakowski

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Redefining Medicine With Apps and iPads

Lady Gaga Found This First: ‘Fat’ Poem

"Participants in the programs indicated improvements over time in several areas, including higher levels of satisfaction with work–life balance, hours worked and their current practice and profession.” - Arlene Weidner et al, Research to Action Project. Read the special issue about Applied Workplace Solutions for Nurses supported by the Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions, the Canadian Nurses Association, the Canadian Healthcare Association, the Dieticians of Canada, and Health Canada.

Enabling Nurse Practitioners to Admit and Discharge: A Guide for Hospitals (PDF) -  developed by the Ontario Hospital Association with consultation from the Ontario Medical Association and an Advisory Panel consisting of physician and nursing leaders.

Healthcare Quarterly
Ethical Framework for Resource Allocation during a Drug Supply Shortage
The Challenge of Advancing Quality in Canadian Primary Healthcare
Nursing Leadership
Career Advancement and Educational Opportunities: Experiences and Perceptions of Internationally Educated Nurses
What Are Wait Times to See a Specialist? An Analysis of 26,942 Referrals in Southwestern Ontario

Electronic Healthcare
Assessing Primary Care Physicians' Attitudes toward Adoption of an Electronic Tool to Support Cancer Diagnosis: An Exploratory Study
World Health and Population
Household Expenditures as a Measure of Socioeconomic Status among Iraqis Displaced in Jordan and Syria



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Beverley Dew-Tezak to Chair of the Board of Directors, Central East Community Care Access Centre
Jamie Marcellus to Vice Chair of the Board of Directors, Central East Community Care Access Centre
Jennifer Mondoux to Managing Director of Operations, Waterstone Human Capital
Christopher Leung to President, Ontario College of Pharmacists
Andrea Tait to Managing Partner, Sustainable Health Inc
Kristen Hostetter to Principal Consultant, Intuitive Technical Solutions (ITS)
Camille Quenneville to CEO, Canadian Mental Health Association, Ontario

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