List/Grid Tag Archives: Thunder Bay

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 »

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 »

NOSM connects with US university to improve First Nations health and education opportunities

NOSM connects with US university to improve First Nations health and education opportunities

Northern Ontario School of Medicine establishes cross-border project to improve opportunities for First Nation, Metis and Native American populations The Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) and University of Minnesota… Read more »

Nursing stations equipped with i-STAT devices

Nursing stations equipped with i-STAT devices

A nurse can do a blood test and know within two minutes if the patient is having a heart attack. BY NORM TOLLINSKY Six remote Health Canada nursing stations in… Read more »

NAN stresses link between food and Indigenous health

NAN stresses link between food and Indigenous health

The Nishnawbe Aski Nation’s annual Food Sympossium brings together delegates from across NAN territory to address the region’s food challenges and learn about traditional food preparation. Solutions include more generous… Read more »

Lakehead lifestyle is an easy sell

Lakehead lifestyle is an easy sell

It’s no secret that recruitment and retention for acute care specialties can be difficult, especially outside major centres. Despite that fact, Dr. Michael Scott, chief of critical care at Thunder… Read more »

Northwest’s stroke network demonstrates improvements in care

Northwest’s stroke network demonstrates improvements in care

The Northwestern Ontario Regional Stroke Network, part of Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre, has demonstrated significant improvements in stroke care, according to the latest Stroke Report Card released by… Read more »

Tbaytel supplies free WiFi to Thunder Bay Regional

Tbaytel supplies free WiFi to Thunder Bay Regional

Staying connected to family and friends while at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre has become a lot easier. Thanks to a partnership with Tbaytel, free WiFi is now accessible… Read more »

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