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Innovative recruitment efforts bring Atikokan to full complement of doctors

Innovative recruitment efforts bring Atikokan to full complement of doctors

“The biggest problem we’re having right now is that capacity in the north in general is a challenge. You’ll find that some communities are very well staffed with doctors for… Read more »

OntarioMD brings digital health ed to Northern Ontario

OntarioMD brings digital health ed to Northern Ontario

By Sarah Hutchison, LLM, MHSc, OntarioMD Chief Executive Officer You can register to attend an On the Road with OntarioMD seminar near you at www.ontariomd.ca/about-us/events/on-the-road-with-ontariomd. Or, contact support@ontariomd.com for more… Read more »

Medical trial could change how breast cancer treated

Medical trial could change how breast cancer treated

From Northern Ontario Business The trial for a new tool to help determine if chemotherapy is shrinking a tumour has begun in Europe, and all the test samples are being… Read more »

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 »

Dr. Andreas Laupacis: How to deliver better health care? Ask the patient

Dr. Andreas Laupacis: How to deliver better health care? Ask the patient

Dr. Andreas Laupacis, a palliative care physician at Toronto’s St. Michael’s Hospital, guest of HSN Speaker Series. As reported in sudbury.com Health Sciences North hosted its second instalment of its… 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 »

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 »

Kapuskasing moves to improve access to primary care

Kapuskasing moves to improve access to primary care

Demonstration hospitalist program to gauge impact on productivity Representatives of health-care organizations in Kapuskasing have come together to address the chronic problem of access to primary care in the community…. 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 »

Paperless pilot a win for patients, physicians

Paperless pilot a win for patients, physicians

SAH adopts Virtual Desktop technology in cancer clinic Previous attempts to convert the Algoma District Cancer Program (ADCP) to a paperless environment failed, but Sault Area Hospital’s Information Technology team’s… Read more »

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