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Drug information systems protect patients from drug interactions

It’s an easy scenario to imagine. A man consults his doctor for a particular condition. The doctor writes a prescription. Sometime later that same...

Reusable sharps containers making healthcare safer and greener

Plastic disposable sharps containers account for a significant portion of the total sharps waste stream. In recent years the amount of sharps waste has...

Reducing client-handling musculoskeletal disorders

Providence Healthcare is a leading Toronto health care facility that offers rehabilitation, palliative care, outpatient clinics and services, caregiver support and long-term care. Providence...

Keeping fit in a high-stress environment

The first doctor I ever knew had his jet-black hair slicked back in a way that made him look like Dracula. For many years...

Providence Health Care named a Best Employer for New Canadians fourth year in a...

This past March, Providence Health Care (PHC) in Vancouver was selected by Mediacorp Canada Inc. as one of the 35 Best Employers for New...

Celebrating the early success of an onsite fitness program

Only six months out of the gate, London Health Sciences Centre’s (LHSC) pilot fitness program is delivering big rewards to participants. The pilot fitness...

New musculoskeletal policy helps keep staff safe

Thanks to improvements being made to the Rouge Valley Health System musculoskeletal program, fewer staff members at the hospital’s two campuses are experiencing job-related...

St. Joe’s implements physician leadership development program

At St. Joseph’s Health Centre, Toronto, physician leadership is critical to our ability to deliver on our strategy to be The Best. We rely...

Making people a priority in preparing for the future

A culture of coaching and a commitment to organizational development is creating positive results at Toronto’s Humber River Regional Hospital (HRRH). For the last several...

Hospital clinic focuses on workplace wellness

A new kind of clinic got off the ground this past year at Hotel Dieu Hospital in Kingston, one where you actually step out...

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