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In-depth analysis of health budgets finds common ground

While governments continue to debate how to fund health care in Canada, an in-depth analysis of federal, provincial and territorial budgets illustrates that there...

From The CEO's Desk

Expanding mental health services for families, children and youth

Filling the gaps in children and youth mental health services has been a long standing shared goal for Waypoint Centre for Mental Health Care...

Evidence Matters

Emergency care without the emergency department: Treat and release programs

By Sarah Garland Hospital emergency rooms are overcrowded, and ambulance services are stretched thin. Recent news articles have raised the issue that some cities or...

Wound Care

Impact of biofilm on Venous leg ulcers

Joseph Stoffel, Specialist Microbiology, 3M Medical Solutions Division The healing trajectory of many chronic wounds, such as Venous leg ulcers (VLUs), can be affected by...

Infection Control

Preventing pediatric COVID-19 vaccine errors at mass vaccination sites

By Ambika Sharma, Heidi Huang, Shabina Rangarej, Dorothy Tscheng, and Alice Watt Canada’s mass COVID-19 vaccination clinics have represented a historic mobilization of resources and...

Nursing Pulse

Results of nursing survey point to an alarming exodus from the profession following the pandemic

The stress and strain of working during the past 14 months has taken its toll on the mental health and wellbeing of nurses, prompting...

Innovation

Revolutionize healthcare by delivering AI solutions developed at St. Michael’s to hospitals around the world

By Robyn Cox and Hayley Mick Unity Health Toronto is collaborating with Signal 1, a company led by Canadian entrepreneur Tomi Poutanen, to improve patient...

MEDICINE BY SPECIALITY

World first procedure removes blood clot in 10 minutes

A patient at London Health Sciences Centre (LHSC) is the world’s first to benefit from a new medical device developed to treat stroke by rapidly...

E-HEALTH

e-Health 2022 announces program lineup

The two-day virtual conference takes a deep dive into AI, mental health, telemedicine, and virtual care projects across Canada Pictured: Carolyn Steele Gray, plenary speaker: Thursday,...