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New Health Technologies Coming to Ontario

Province Supporting 15 Innovative Projects to Improve Patient Care at Home and in the Community April 3, 2017 1:00 P.M. Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care Ontario is improving patient care through cutting-edge health technology by committing to provide grants for 15 new projects that will improve people’s care at home and in their communities. […]

by pmnationtalk on April 3, 201711 Views

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Northwest has ‘room to improve’ – The Chronicle Journal

April 3, 2017 The Screen for Life Coach is on the road again, returning to a season of mobile cancer-screening service to more than 70 communities. “We are excited to get back on the road for a full travel season this spring,” Julia Bailey, Mobile Coach Lead at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre, […]

by ahnationtalk on April 3, 20178 Views

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New Affordable Rental Homes for Kingston

March 31, 2017 Kingston, ON – The Governments of Canada and Ontario along with the City of Kingston are celebrating the official opening of new housing at 40 Cliff Crescent. This facility will provide Kingston families and individuals with a safe, affordable place to call home. Mark Gerretsen, Member of Parliament for Kingston and the Islands, […]

by ahnationtalk on March 31, 201715 Views

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Three Northeastern Ontario Aboriginal Health Leaders Named North East LHIN Healthy Change Champions

March 30, 2017 – The North East Local Health Integration Network (NE LHIN) has named the Executive Directors of the region’s three Aboriginal Health Access Centres (AHACs) – Gloria Daybutch, Angela Recollet and Pam Williamson – as Healthy Change Champions for their work in advancing the system of care for Aboriginal Northerners. Gloria Daybutch is […]

by pmnationtalk on March 31, 201713 Views

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CAAN: Promising Practices Timiskaming First Nation (TFN)

Indigenous Communities in Canada are experiencing high rates of Hepatitis C.  Injection drug use remains the highest risk factor for contracting this blood to blood virus. Promising Practices in Timiskaming First Nation was filmed over a two-year period beginning in February 2016 – March 2017.  It tells the story of how one community utilized the […]

by pmnationtalk on March 30, 201714 Views

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MA: Minister Bennett, the Government of Ontario, and the Kashechewan First Nation to make an important announcement on the health and well-being of Kashechewan First Nation

Kashechewan – Please be advised that the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs will participate in the signing ceremony of a Framework Agreement for the safety, health and ongoing sustainability of Kashechewan First Nation, along with Kashechewan First Nation’s Chief Leo Friday and Ontario Minister of Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation, David Zimmer. […]

by pmnationtalk on March 30, 20179 Views

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Cobourg’s Horizons of Friendship hosts Canada-Guatemala health care exchange – Northumberland News

Northumberland health care workers learn about maternal, newborn and child health in Guatemala COBOURG — Losing five of her children to preventable illnesses, Guatemala Indigenous midwife Nazaria Ajanel knows the value of modern health care. Ajanel was one of five Guatemalan community health-care providers visiting Northumberland and southern Ontario from March 19 to 28 in […]

by ahnationtalk on March 30, 20176 Views

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Federal Budget Takes Long-Term Steps Towards Helping Canadians Living in Poverty

Food Banks Canada’s Response to the 2017 Federal Budget Food Banks Canada is pleased to see the federal government make concrete long-term commitments to support those living with low incomes in the federal budget this week. These commitments mark an important step towards making a difference in the lives of people living in poverty, who […]

by pmnationtalk on March 30, 20175 Views

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Controversial Changes to Drug Patent and Copyright Rules Have Manageable Side Effects – C.D. Howe Institute

Controversial changes to drug patent and copyright rules required under Canada’s recent trade deals will have manageable side effects. March 30, 2017 – Controversial changes to drug patent and copyright rules required under Canada’s recent trade deals will have manageable side effects, according to a new report from the C.D. Howe Institute. In “Patents, Copyright […]

by pmnationtalk on March 30, 20177 Views

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Shortage of Physiotherapists Limits Access For Some Canadians – The Conference Board of Canada

Ottawa, March 28, 2017—Growth in the employment of physiotherapists has been keeping pace with the sharp increase in demand for their services. This growth, however, has been largely concentrated in the urban centres of Canada’s most populated provinces leaving those on the outskirts underserviced, according to a new report by The Conference Board of Canada. “The […]

by ahnationtalk on March 30, 20178 Views

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