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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 »

Drug warning issued in Sudbury

Drug warning issued in Sudbury

Drug warning: new potent substance circulating Friday, March 8, 2019: The Community Drug Strategy has received multiple reports of a new potent substance circulating in the community of Sudbury. While… 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 »

Not enough food to eat for families in Nipissing and Parry Sound districts

Not enough food to eat for families in Nipissing and Parry Sound districts

Health unit study shows one in seven families cannot afford groceries One in seven households in the Nipissing and Parry Sound districts are food insecure, according to the North Bay… Read more »

Sudbury company to cover tuition for 10 PSWs

Sudbury company to cover tuition for 10 PSWs

Plan A Long Term Care Staffing & Recruitment will cover tuition cost for 10 students interested in taking the PSW program starting in January 2019 at St. Albert Adult Learning… Read more »

Boreal and St. Joseph’s Health Centre team up to address PSW shortage

Boreal and St. Joseph’s Health Centre team up to address PSW shortage

Collège Boréal and St. Joseph’s Health Centre of Sudbury have teamed up for a first of its kind pilot project aiming at increasing the much-needed Personal Support Worker (PSW) capacity… Read more »

Paul Miron appointed as program director for NOSM Family Medicine program

Paul Miron appointed as program director for NOSM Family Medicine program

The Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Paul Miron as Program Director of the School’s Family Medicine Residency Program, effective June 30,… Read more »

NOSM connects with US university to improve First Nations health and education opportunities

NOSM connects with US university to improve First Nations health and education opportunities

Northern Ontario School of Medicine establishes cross-border project to improve opportunities for First Nation, Metis and Native American populations The Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) and University of Minnesota… Read more »

A focus on francophone health

A focus on francophone health

From April 5-7, the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) held its sixth Francophone Symposium at Laurentian University. Among the 100 participants were health professionals, health organizations, NOSM students and… Read more »

MPP introduces bill to amend organ donation act

MPP introduces bill to amend organ donation act

— On March 29, MPP France Gélinas introduced the Peter Kormos Memorial Act (Trillium Gift of Life Network Amendment) to commemorate the fifth anniversary of Kormos’ passing. An ardent supporter… Read more »

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