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Federal government moving toward national drug plan

Federal government moving toward national drug plan

The federal government has announced the final amendments to the Patented Medicines Regulations. The most significant reforms to the regulations since their introduction in 1987, these amendments will give the Patented… Read more »

Ontario building on plan to connect public health care system

Ontario building on plan to connect public health care system

TORONTO — MARCH 8, 2019:   Today, Christine Elliott, Deputy Premier and Minister of Health and Long-Term Care, moved one step closer to fulfilling the government’s commitment to a connected, sustainable… Read more »

New Year’s Resolutions: Stay On Your Feet

New Year’s Resolutions: Stay On Your Feet

Statistics show that one in three Canadian adults aged 65 and older will experience at least one fall each year. Fortunately, most falls are preventable with the right mix of… Read more »

Sudbury’s hospice expanding

Sudbury’s hospice expanding

BY ARRON PICKARD Celebrating its 10-year anniversary in September, Maison McCulloch Hospice originally opened as an 11,000-square-foot, 10-bed facility. Over the past decade, the hospice has added many programs and… Read more »

Sudbury nurse wins Human Touch Award

Sudbury nurse wins Human Touch Award

Health Science North’s (HSN) Adrienne Barrett, Vascular Access and Independent Dialysis nurse from the Nephrology Program, was honoured by Cancer Care Ontario and the Ontario Renal Network with a Human… Read more »

Health Care doesn’t need more advisers: Hospital union president

Health Care doesn’t need more advisers: Hospital union president

Ontario hospitals among Canada’s most efficient — they have to be, given how they’re funded Health Sciences North is among the most efficient, but being efficient won’t fix Ontario’s hallway… Read more »

OntarioMD brings digital health ed to Northern Ontario

OntarioMD brings digital health ed to Northern Ontario

By Sarah Hutchison, LLM, MHSc, OntarioMD Chief Executive Officer You can register to attend an On the Road with OntarioMD seminar near you at www.ontariomd.ca/about-us/events/on-the-road-with-ontariomd. Or, contact support@ontariomd.com for more… Read more »

Watch for the Summer issue

Watch for the Summer issue

The Summer 2018 is available now. Special focus on educationing tomorrow’s health-care professionals.

Rhonda Crocker Ellacott new NW LHIN CEO

Rhonda Crocker Ellacott new NW LHIN CEO

The new CEO for the North West LHIN is Dr. Rhonda Crocker Ellacott. “The Board of Directors wishes to acknowledge the high calibre of skills and abilities that Rhonda brings… Read more »

Thunder Bay Regional breaks down barriers

Thunder Bay Regional breaks down barriers

Spiritual guide serves Indigenous patients Michael Robinson and Trina Diner claim that cultural and language barriers, travelling to a big city for care, and other challenges can make accessing health… Read more »

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