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"Ontario's doctors do not believe this decision was made with patients as the top priority," said OMA president Dr. Mike Toth about Ontario cutting 50 medical residency places. Critics warn of a doctor shortage

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Trump missed the mark on Canada's healthcare by Jason Clemens and Bacchus Barua

Off the Cuff

This is not just a one-off; these are daily occurrences of violence taking place in hospitals,” said Linda Haslam-Stroud, president of the ONA and a member of the anti-workplace violence roundtable. “Our nurses are trying to provide the best care possible under very difficult circumstances.”

B.C. Health Minister announces $2-million to keep nurses safer

Ontario Taking Action to Better Protect Health Care Workers

Four things we can do to improve healthcare in Canada by Joshua Tepper

WHO appoints Canadian Dr. Ophira Ginsburg to guide women's cancer care

Cuts to MD/PhD funding greeted with 'horror' by medical scientists

Health study shows economic burden of smoking, overeating, inactivity

BC Health Ministry computer system 420% over budget, five years late

A Nurse's Perspective: Shifting the Focus From the Computer to the Patient

Doctors often reject assisted-death requests, European study finds

It’s well past time for a Canadians with Disabilities Act: André Picard 

Ten Most Read Articles from July 2015 that were published in 2014-15
  1. Perspectives on Advancing Bundled Payment in Ontario’s Home Care System and Beyond
  2. Navigating the Leadership Landscape: Creating an Inventory to Identify Leadership Education Programs for Health Professionals
  3. Supporting the Use of Health Technology Assessments by Decision-Makers
  4. A Model for Physician Leadership Development and Succession Planning
  5. Primary Care Practice Reports: Administrative Data Profiles for Identifying and Prioritizing Areas for Quality Improvement
  6. Transforming Community Access Services through Client- and Family-Centred Homecare Transitions
  7. In Conversation with Simon Kennedy
  8. Urbanization and Health in Developing Countries: A Systematic Review
  9. The Impact of Private Insurance Coverage on Prescription Drug Use in Ontario, Canada
  10. Knowing is not Enough

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Save the Date - November 19, 2015
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Jeff Lozon, Christina Bisanz and Camille Orridge
Integrating with Long term care. Now is the time. (Video)

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  • Dr. Jennifer Gibson to Co-Chair, Provincial-territorial expert advisory group on physician-assisted dying
  • Maureen Taylor to Co-Chair, Provincial-territorial expert advisory group on physician-assisted dying
  • Dr. Doug Cochrane to member, Provincial-territorial expert advisory group on physician-assisted dying
  • Dr. Jocelyn Downie to member, Provincial-territorial expert advisory group on physician-assisted dying
  • Ruth Goba to member, Provincial-territorial expert advisory group on physician-assisted dying
  • Dr. Nuala Kenny to member, Provincial-territorial expert advisory group on physician-assisted dying
  • Arthur Schafer to member, Provincial-territorial expert advisory group on physician-assisted dying
  • Dr. Trevor Theman to member, Provincial-territorial expert advisory group on physician-assisted dying
  • Dr. Karima Velji to member, Provincial-territorial expert advisory group on physician-assisted dying
  • Dr. Andy Becker, one of the true pioneers of stem cell science, died last week in Toronto, ON at age 80.
  • Mary Jane McNally to Chief Patient Experience Officer (CPEO),  CW Community Care Access Centre, William Osler Health System, Headwaters Healthcare Centre, ON
  • Peter Coleridge to President and Chief Executive Officer, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Canada, Burlington, ON
  • Ophira Ginsburg to World Health Organization to assist in Cancer Control Programs for Women, Geneva, CH
  • Susan Fitzpatrick to CEO, Toronto Central LHIN, Toronto, ON
     

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