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April 23, 2019

Just Released! Healthcare Policy, Vol. 14, No. 3

 

In this issue one of the research papers investigates how decision-maker involvement in public health Integrated knowledge translation (iKT) research is described and operationalized, and whether the process is evaluated. Read about it here.

Events

Tuesday, April 30, 2019  - Toronto, ON Breakfast with the Chiefs

Health System Reform and Lessons from BC

Arden Krystal, President & CEO, Southlake Regional Health Centre, Dr. Brendan Carr, President & CEO, William Osler Health System and Will Falk, Senior Fellow, CD Howe Institute

Click here to see videos of past Breakfast with the Chiefs presentations.

Articles

News

Apr 23, 2019 Health & Healthcare News
U.S. brings 1st criminal case against major drug distributor over opioid crisis

2019-04-23 from cbc.ca The U.S. government on Tuesday filed its first criminal charges against a major drug distributor and company executives over their alleged roles in fuelling the nation's opioid [...]

Apr 23, 2019 Health & Healthcare News
Neighbours don’t like drug-use sites, Doug Ford said. Kensington Market in Toronto begs to differ

2019-04-23 from theglobeandmail.com After Ontario’s Progressive Conservative government announced last month that it would stop funding a number of supervised drug-use sites in the province, Pr [...]

Apr 23, 2019 Health & Healthcare News
Ford's healthcare overhaul welcome: Arden Krystal

2019-04-23 From torontosun.com Patients in hallways, long wait times in the emergency department, and different parts of the health-care system that don’t talk to each other. A lot of rules and [...]

Editor's Picks

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As researchers in the field of diversity and aging, we share Williams et al.'s call for policymakers to pay attention to the experiences of family caregivers across a wider spectrum than that which currently operates in health and social care. This paper addresses the particular issues at play in interactions between caregivers from marginalized1 communities and mainstream service providers. Using case studies from our work with ethnocultural minority2 and LGBT3 older adults, this commentary des [...]

 

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Northern College, Timmins, ON
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The College of Family Physicians of Canada, Mississauga, ON