May 26, 2020

Congratulations to Ontario Health (Quality)

The Ontario Surgical Quality Improvement Network Community of Practice - Improving Surgical Care in Ontario has won the 2020 Ted Freedman Award for Innovation in Education. Congratulations to the winner and thank you to all the organizations that submitted their learning programs. So fascinating to see such creative and innnovative work happening across Canada. Award Page


Longwoods has been collecting lessons learned, opinions, reports and editorial on pandemic planning for years. We have created a single page with a large list of materials written by experts across Canada. We hope this acts as a resource for those of you who are busy working towards flattening the curve. Click here for the full list

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May 29, 2020 Health & Healthcare News
Trump says U.S. terminating relationship with World Health Organization

2020-05-29 from President Donald Trump said Friday the U.S. will be terminating its relationship with the World Health Organization, as it had failed to adequately respond to the coronavirus b [...]

May 29, 2020 Health & Healthcare News
Canadian Blood Services asks former COVID-19 patients to donate plasma

2020-05-29 from Canadian Blood Services needs more people who have recovered from COVID-19 to donate plasma for a project that could potentially help others suffering from the respiratory illn [...]

May 29, 2020 Health & Healthcare News
At least 150 people had contact with COVID-positive medical professional in N.B. region

2020-05-29 from Three more COVID-19 cases in northern New Brunswick have been linked to a doctor at a hospital who contracted the coronavirus outside the province and didn't self-isolate when [...]

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In Canada, responsibility for corrections is divided between federal, provincial and territorial governments, with nurses being the largest group of healthcare professionals working in correctional institutions (penitentiaries, jails, prisons, correctional centres and secure correctional treatment centres) across the country. Correctional institutions are among the most challenging workplace settings for nurses, as they face competing tensions between the provision of quality care and strict sec [...]



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