21 new doctors now serving Sudbury Children’s screening tool exported to other countries Innovative recruitment efforts bring Atikokan to full complement of doctors Dr. Sandra Cameron named program director, NOSM Internal Medicine Residency program HSN opens Kids Club House Room
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 »

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 »

Addiction treatment program includes traditional healing

Addiction treatment program includes traditional healing

Mino Ayaa Ta Win Healing Centre opened in Fort Frances in December BY GRAHAM STRONG A unique treatment program and medically supported detox centre recently launched in Fort Frances aims… Read more »

Spring issue features focus on Indigenous health care

Spring issue features focus on Indigenous health care

Click on PDF editions to select. Indigenous Knowledge Keeper enlightens NOSM students Perry McLeod-Shabogesic, from Nipissing First Nation, is an Indigenous Knowledge Keeper who has been working with the Northern… 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 »

NOSM residents to train in NAN communities

NOSM residents to train in NAN communities

Left to right are Matawa First Nation Management CEO David Paul Achneepineskum, NOSM Dean Dr. Roger Strasser and Eabametoong First Nation Chief Elizabeth Atlookan signing agreement establishing the Remote First… Read more »

It takes more than health care to make people healthy

It takes more than health care to make people healthy

“We don’t just deal with health care. We deal with the social determinants of health within the same portfolio. That includes housing, drinking water, education and child welfare because it… Read more »

Diabetes pilot shows promise for remote First Nations

Diabetes pilot shows promise for remote First Nations

BY NORM TOLLINSKY A diabetes pilot program that relies on community health workers to provide support in four remote First Nation communities in northwestern Ontario is being proposed as a… Read more »

The Rainbow Health Ontario (RHO) Conference comes to Sudbury

The Rainbow Health Ontario (RHO) Conference comes to Sudbury

Award-winning TV and radio personality Candy Palmater opened the fifth Rainbow Health Ontario Conference at the Radisson Hotel in Greater Sudbury on March 22, 2018. • The biennial Rainbow Health… Read more »

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