List/Grid Author Archives:

Northwestern Health Unit warning about needles beneath melting snow

Northwestern Health Unit warning about needles beneath melting snow

With spring weather quickly approaching, many workplaces, community groups and individuals will be taking steps to clean up outdoor spaces. The Northwestern Health Unit (NWHU) would like to remind the… Read more »

Flood cleanup and health notice from Sudbury Health Unit

Flood cleanup and health notice from Sudbury Health Unit

Flood prevention and cleanup: protect your property and your health Issued: Thursday, March 14, 2019 With warming weather conditions, localized flooding from meltwater and precipitation is a potential risk for… Read more »

Limits placed on marketing of prescription opioids

Limits placed on marketing of prescription opioids

Canada continues to experience an opioid crisis, which is having devastating effects on the health and lives of many Canadians, their families and their communities across the country, said a… Read more »

Northern College students work on healthy nutrition challenge

Northern College students work on healthy nutrition challenge

Northern College’s first year Early Childhood Education (ECE) students put their practical skills to the test during a two-day presentation fair in the Timmins Campus Northern College Atrium, said a… Read more »

Thunder Bay District Health Unit expands the DineWise program

Thunder Bay District Health Unit expands the DineWise program

DineWise provides a grade system for following food safety regulations With the success of the DineWise food safety grade program in the City of Thunder Bay, the Thunder Bay District… Read more »

Collaboration: A Strategy for Patient Survival

Collaboration: A Strategy for Patient Survival

By: Laura L. Adams It’s no secret that the health care system isn’t performing up to its potential. There are opportunities for preventative care that we don’t seize upon, technology… Read more »

Connecting physicians to opportunities

Connecting physicians to opportunities

More than 100 family medicine opportunities in 26 communities posted on HFOJobs While health care has evolved significantly over the past decade, HealthForceOntario Marketing and Recruitment Agency’s focus continues to… Read more »

WOW! POW! Superheroes visit little heroes at HSN

WOW! POW! Superheroes visit little heroes at HSN

NEO Kids Foundation presented Superheroes for Little Heroes featuring the Greater Sudbury Police Service Tactical Unit Monday, Oct. 30. The event’s objective is to entertain the young patients of Health… Read more »

Sweet 16 in 2016

Sweet 16 in 2016

Health Sciences North (HSN), the City of Greater Sudbury, and the Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce work together to attract new physicians. Since 2000, around 245 new physicians have established… Read more »

LHINs establish family patient advisory councils

LHINs establish family patient advisory councils

Merging CCAC with LHIN has gone smoothly By Laura E. Young Patient Family Advisory Committees are being selected as the North’s Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs) adjust to life under… Read more »

© 2019 Northern Ontario Business. All rights reserved.