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Nurses are in demand across Northern Ontario

Nurses are in demand across Northern Ontario

Northern College pass rates in license exam surpass provincial average Recent reports about hospitals laying off staff are not indicative of an oversupply of nurses, according to Joan Martin-Saarinen, co-ordinator… Read more »

Salute to NOSM Grads

Salute to NOSM Grads

NOSM graduates 61 more MDs The Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) was on track to graduate 61 doctors in June, bringing to 526 the number of doctors who have… Read more »

Students learn value of interprofessional education

Students learn value of interprofessional education

Interprofessional education promotes wraparound care The outcome was predictable when a group of Canadore College nursing students working in a health care facility neglected to inform a porter that a… Read more »

Human Kinetics students gain global experience

Human Kinetics students gain global experience

Health Promotion and Outdoor Adventure Leadership students get a taste of Mongolia’s desert steppes Northern Ontario students contemplating a career in medicine, physical therapy or occupational therapy have a number… Read more »

College serves needs of Francophone community

College serves needs of Francophone community

Consortium fills gaps in health sciences education Collège Boréal’s suite of French-language health-care programs helps to ensure francophone patients across the country are served in their preferred language. There are… Read more »

Canadore College Village project combines living and learning

Canadore College Village project combines living and learning

Canadore College in North Bay is about to break ground on a Village Living Wellness and Learning Centre, a unique project that will bring together a 144-unit retirement residence and… Read more »

Student volunteers take part in hospital improvement projects

Student volunteers take part in hospital improvement projects

Program benefits both students and North Bay Regional Health Centre Mikell Blain-Rogers of North Bay is entering his second year of bio-medical sciences at Ottawa University this September with a… Read more »

Salute to NOSM Grads

Salute to NOSM Grads

Dr. Zoe Michano-Furlotte Becoming a doctor was most likely the furthest thing from her mind as Zoe Michano-Furlotte daydreamed during the two or more hours she spent commuting from Caramat… Read more »

RN program in northwest solves nursing shortage

RN program in northwest solves nursing shortage

Third cohort of registered nurses scheduled to graduate in 2017 A distance education program for registered nurses like the one in four northwestern Ontario communities is one of the key… Read more »

Northern Ontario School of Medicine celebrates 10th anniversary

Northern Ontario School of Medicine celebrates 10th anniversary

Seven convocations, 415 MDs Ten years ago this month, 54 members of the Northern Ontario School of Medicine’s (NOSM) charter class walked through the doors of the school’s two principal… Read more »

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