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Resources to help hospitals adapt to changing volunteer landscape

More than 13.3 million Canadians volunteer more than 2.1 billion hours annually, according to the Canada Survey of Giving, Volunteering and Participating. This group...

Laying the foundation for a healthy staff culture

Low staff morale. It's the carbon monoxide of health care cultures. Indeed, problems with employee morale can lead to a host of unpleasant side effects,...

St. Joseph’s Health Centre’s Leadership Development Program gives leaders the tools they need for...

The Leadership Development Program at St. Joseph’s Health Centre, Toronto, enables our management team to enhance their leadership capabilities and competencies and gives them...

Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre Brings Wellness Opportunities to the Workplace

Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre (TBRHSC) is taking wellness seriously. As part of a strategic visioning and renewal process, Prevention and Screening Services...

Developing leaders for changing times: Investing in leadership development to improve care

Like many healthcare providers, Providence Care knows about change. The need to embrace change – as individuals, as an organization and as an industry...

St. Michael’s endoscopy conference an international draw

More than 300 health professionals and medical students descended at a Toronto hotel recently for a St. Michael’s Hospital-led international course on endoscopy techniques...

How physicians cope with the loss of their patients

The grief that physicians feel over the loss of their patients is something that is often significantly underestimated. With Mount Sinai Hospital physicians treating...

Canadian initiative helps strengthen emergency care in Haiti

Picture a hospital. Ambulances race into the ER, doctors perform life-saving surgery, nurses wrap casts and machines beep. Now imagine if the hospital had...

Translating diabetes research into practical tools

Today, there are more than nine million Canadians living with diabetes or prediabetes. The Canadian Diabetes Association is dedicated to leading the fight against...

Centre for Headache tackles long wait-list with educational seminars

A new active wait time strategy to care for patients before their first visit As Ontario’s only academic medical centre dedicated solely to headache...

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