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NOSM’s community-engaged learning model has grown into something extraordinary

NOSM’s community-engaged learning model has grown into something extraordinary

BY Dr. ROGER STRASSER Born out of a widespread community movement to build a sustained network of physicians and health-care professionals in northern communities, the Northern Ontario School of Medicine… Read more »

Jeremy Stevenson: ONE will help make delivering quality care more seamless

Jeremy Stevenson: ONE will help make delivering quality care more seamless

Jeremy Stevenson, North East LHIN CEO and Gary Sims, Executive Sponsor to the ONE Initiative (also President and CEO of Blanche River Partnership – an integration of Englehart and Kirkland… Read more »

Thibeault: More care for seniors and their caregivers

Thibeault: More care for seniors and their caregivers

Budget 2018 offers money to help seniors stay in their homes, make prescription drugs free for seniors. As announced in the 2018 Budget, Ontario will invest $1 billion over three… Read more »

Engaging Indigenous communities

Engaging Indigenous communities

Laura Kokocinski CEO, North West LHIN The North West LHIN is committed to promoting close working relationships with Indigenous agencies and communities. As an organization, the LHIN is finding ways… Read more »

Building a stronger health-care system

Building a stronger health-care system

Jeremy Stevenson CEO North East LHIN Aanii, Our strength is in our people. That’s why at the North East Local Health Integration Network (NE LHIN) we put people first in… Read more »

Strasser: Partnering with First Nations

Strasser: Partnering with First Nations

The Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) has engaged First Nations and Métis peoples from communities across Northern Ontario from the very early stages of development. In fact, Indigenous organizations… Read more »

New NE LHIN CEO enthusiastic about staff

New NE LHIN CEO enthusiastic about staff

Jeremy Stevenson sends letter to northerners Let me tell you about my first day on the job as CEO of the North East Local Health Integration Network (NE LHIN). On… Read more »

Commentary: Dr. Roger Strasser

Commentary: Dr. Roger Strasser

  Many years ago, people used to say rural doctors were one of three things: missionaries, mercenaries or mad men. Missionaries were on a crusade to change the community to… 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 »

Generalist medical education in Northern Ontario

Generalist medical education in Northern Ontario

Earlier this year (April 8-12), I attended the first World Summit on Social Accountability in Tunisia, a conference that brought together 450 participants, including 150 students, from all parts of… Read more »

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