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 “I found myself on a total battlefield, but I did my job as normal.” Paris doctor who rushed to site of suicide blast felt she was treating casualties of war

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Quebec introduces healthcare user fees through back door by Danielle Martin and Ryan Meili
Proposed user fees for health services threaten the Canadian healthcare system

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How Paris hospitals dealt with the terror attacks

Call For Abstracts: The Canadian Journal of Nursing Leadership invites abstract submissions to be considered for full papers focussed on advanced practice nursing. The deadline for abstracts is January 8, 2016.

Emergency Planning in Ontario's Acute Care Hospitals

A Health System Approach to All-Hazards Disaster Management: A Systematic Review

Sunnybrook doctor first to perform blood-brain barrier procedure using focused ultrasound waves

Health research — good for patients, for the economy, for Canada

The Ebola vaccine: A Canadian success story

Superbug threat misunderstood, WHO says

C. difficile control: Handwashing practices lax at Quebec hospitals

Fee cuts pushing Ontario doctors to close methadone clinics

Ontario patients lack immediate access to family doctors when sick: report

Women twice as likely to die in childbirth in U.S. than Canada, UN says

Cancer surgical care, outcomes vary widely across Canada

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Transitions

  • Leslee J. Thompson to  President and CEO, Accreditation Canada, Ottawa, ON
  • Don Davies to National Opposition Health Critic, NDP, Ottawa, ON
  • Heather Magotiaux to Chief Executive Officer, Saskatchewan Health Research Foundation, Saskatoon, SK
  • Kris Voycey to Manager, Emergency Dept., ICU and Respiratory Therapy, Georgina Bay General Hospital, Midland, ON
  • Robert Primavesi to Acting Assistant Dean, Admissions Office, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, QC
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