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North West LHIN announces appointments

North West LHIN announces appointments

The North West LHIN has announced the appointment of Dr. Stewart Kennedy and Dr. Sarah Newbery to jointly fill the role of vice-president, clinical. Kennedy has been a family physician… Read more »

Northwest expands critical care response program

Northwest expands critical care response program

Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre has received $2 million in funding from the North West Local Health Integration Network to expand the Regional Critical Care Response Program (RCCR) and… Read more »

Health Sciences North launches lung cancer screening pilot

Health Sciences North launches lung cancer screening pilot

Health Sciences North (HSN) has announced the launch of a Lung Cancer Screening Pilot for People at High Risk in partnership with Cancer Care Ontario. “This is the first pilot… Read more »

Private career colleges offer accelerated  programs

Private career colleges offer accelerated programs

Model appeals to students eager to enter the workforce in the shortest possible time Private career colleges play an important role in health-care education. Entrepreneurial by necessity, they are tuned… Read more »

Demographics create opportunities in health care

Demographics create opportunities in health care

Cambrian College grads in demand in the workplace The combination of an aging population, high rates of obesity, smoking and chronic diseases in Northern Ontario is creating an increasing number… Read more »

College, home for aged launch PSW program

College, home for aged launch PSW program

Confederation College and the District of Kenora Home for the Aged (DKH) have launched a Living Classroom Personal Support Worker (PSW) program to more closely align education with work experience…. Read more »

EMR Every Step Conference: September 28th

EMR Every Step Conference: September 28th

One-day conference helps physicians optimize use of EMR technology Northern Ontario physicians and clinical staff interested in learning how to optimize the use of their Electronic Medical Record systems can… Read more »

Sault College sim labs offer experiential learning

Sault College sim labs offer experiential learning

Different health care scenarios showcased, including home It looks like a typical home. There’s a stylish kitchen with stainless steel appliances, a bathroom with mobility assistance devices, a spacious bedroom… Read more »

Gerontology degree opens doors to opportunities

Gerontology degree opens doors to opportunities

Program equips students to serve needs of retiring boomers Given the impending demographic tsunami of boomers entering their retirement years, an understanding of the aging process and the needs of… Read more »

Dental hygienists play key role in oral health care

Dental hygienists play key role in oral health care

Confederation College offers unique externships Unique circumstances have helped develop a one-of-a-kind Dental Hygiene program at Confederation College in Thunder Bay. The relatively new facilities, including a Dental Sim Lab,… Read more »

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