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Fertility clinic opens to help northeastern families

Fertility clinic opens to help northeastern families

BY SANDY SIREN Two Sudbury physicians, Karen Splinter (left) and Jennifer Jocko (right) have recently opened northeastern Ontario’s first fertility clinic − the NEO Fertility Clinic − in the warm… Read more »

Researcher presents at International Oncology Conference in Chicago

Researcher presents at International Oncology Conference in Chicago

“We know from emerging evidence that distress screening with patient reported outcome measures is associated with improved communication between clinicians and cancer patients, improved quality of life with emerging evidence… Read more »

NE LHIN starts Cultural Mindfulness Training

NE LHIN starts Cultural Mindfulness Training

One of the areas recognized as being important to improving Indigenous health outcomes is to educate health care professionals about Indigenous Cultural Safety. To accomplish this, the North East Local… Read more »

Job cuts part of the HSN ’18/’19 budget

Job cuts part of the HSN ’18/’19 budget

Implementation of the approved budget will not begin until NELHIN conducts by a third party validation of the approved budget as well as a systemic review of the pressures the… 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 »

eConsult enables virtual water cooler chats

eConsult enables virtual water cooler chats

eConsults are covered by an OHIP billing code, ensuring remuneration for both the primary care provider and the specialist An eConsult program that allows primary care providers to have “a… Read more »

A vote of confidence for NEO Kids: A victory for kids!

A vote of confidence for NEO Kids: A victory for kids!

As a pediatrician, I cannot begin to tell you how excited I am that the North East Local Health Integration Network has given its support to a comprehensive children’s health… Read more »

Review sets out roles of hub and feeder hospitals

Review sets out roles of hub and feeder hospitals

North East tracks best practices for QBPs, commits to electronic patient order sets, charting and referral forms The introduction of a new funding model for hospitals in Ontario has prompted… Read more »

LHIN launches review of community hospitals

LHIN launches review of community hospitals

82-page publication tracing history of community hospitals sets groundwork for community engagement process The North East LHIN is gearing up for a review of community hospitals in northeastern that will… Read more »

New acting chair for North East LHIN

New acting chair for North East LHIN

Danielle Bélanger-Corbin has assumed the role of acting chair of the North East Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) board of directors, following the resignation of Elaine Pitcher. A resident of… Read more »

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