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"Being a current smoker was associated with a lower likelihood of being vaccinated. Residing in any province other than Ontario was associated with decreased odds of being vaccinated ..." Characteristics of People Who Are Likely to Get a Flu Shot


Stop Calling Healthcare a System - from The Ghost of Healthcare Consciousness Series

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“As leaders, it is incumbent upon us to ensure that workplaces take an explicit stand on the issue of civility. More importantly, behaving badly oneself is nothing more than setting a bad example”, Lynn Nagle.

Ontario Minister of Finance, Charles Sousa’s, Statement to the Legislature

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Improving & Driving Excellence Across Sectors (IDEAS) is a new, province-wide initiative that offers QI training for physicians, health care professionals and administrators leading quality improvement projects. Next application deadline: November 29.  

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  • Margaret C. Beatty to President and Chief Executive Officer, Temiskaming Hospital, New Liskeard, ON
  • Dr. Lawrence Rosenberg to Executive Director, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, QC
  • Dr. Paul Rogers of UBC Faculty of Medicine to Board Secretary-General, International Society of Pediatric Oncology, Geneva, CH
  • Bernard Crotty to President, Northwest International Healthcare Properties REIT, Toronto, ON
  • Teresa Neto to Chief Financial Officer, Northwest International Healthcare Properties REIT, Toronto, ON
  • Rich Berner to President, Allscripts International, Chicago, IL
  • Mark Hubbell to Managing Director for Canada, Allscripts International, Kelowna, BC
  • Karim Vassanji to Medical Information Systems Associate, Janssen, Toronto, ON
  • Anne Elsley-Swan to Director Product Strategy, Roche, Mississauga, ON
  • Emma Lewzey to Senior Major Gifts Officer, St. Michael’s Hospital, Toronto, ON
  • Zenita Hirji to Interim CFO & VP at Southlake Regional Health Centre, Newmarket, ON
  • Lynne Trott to Executive Vice President, SteriPro Canada, Mississauga, ON
  • Dr. Mojgan Hodaie to Scientist, Toronto Western Research Institute, Toronto, ON
  • Dr. Deborah Marshall to Arthur JE Child Chair, Rheumatology Research, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB
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