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Meet Nursing Hero Lori Brown, Trillium Health Partners

In 2009, Lori had a vision; a residents condition in a Long Term Care Home (LTCH) had changed - the resident had a fever...

Meet Nursing Hero Finalist Leah Thorp, Saskatchewan Health Authority

When I think of who I would consider a nursing hero, Leah comes to mind without pause. I had the unfortunate pleasure of meeting Leah...

Meet Nursing Hero Jacquie Dunne, Markham Stouffville Hospital

I’ve worked with Jacquie Dunne for nine years. She predominately works as a co-facilitating nurse in the NICU at Markham Stouffville Hospital (MSH). Consistently...

The key to a great learning experience

By Elise Copps When Nick Millar, a clinical manager at Hamilton Health Sciences, introduced the idea to his team, he got a few sets of...

Continuing medical education and leadership development—better for you, better for your teams

By Lindee David At Joule, not a day goes by that we don’t feel grateful for the opportunity to work in healthcare with physicians who...

Wellness app promotes healthy competition

By Amber Daugherty The health of employees has never been so important – with rising rates of stress, the constant connectivity that many staff members...

Spirited and creative giving

By Courtney Morgan Singing, dancing, dressing up, stair climbing and taking pies to the face were all highlights during this year’s Share the Spirit campaign...

Students put young researchers in the hot seat

By Alexis Dobranowski An enthusiastic group of elementary school students took time out of their summer holidays to visit Sunnybrook for a day of learning...

Wellness Certificate Program helps hospital staff commit to self-care

By Emily Holton A new, one-year certificate program at St. Michael’s Hospital offers clinical and administrative staff a different kind of professional development: how to...

Competence by Design Initiative upgrades Canadian specialty medical education

By Kenneth A. Harris Heraclitus once said, “There is nothing permanent except change.” This quote rings especially true for specialty medical education in Canada in...

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