Home care

Home care

Reading Romanow : the implications of the final report of The Commission on the Future of Health Care in Canada for women

Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Resource Language: 
English
Owning Org: 
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Women and Health Care Reform
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Pat Armstrong
Madeline Boscoe
Barbara Clow
Karen R. Grant
Ann Pederson
Kay Willson
Olena Hankivsky
Beth Jackson
Marina Morrow
Publisher: 
National Coordinating Group on Health Care Reform and Women
Publication Date: 
2003

Offers a chapter-by-chapter gendered analysis of the Final Report of the Royal Commission on the Future of Health Care, Building on Values: The Future of Health Care in Canada (Romanow 2002).

ISBN/ISSN: 
CEX HERF.A76 2003
ISBN 0968928560
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.

Home care and women: an annotated bibliography of CEWHP home care documents

Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Resource Language: 
English
Owning Org: 
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Women and Health Care Reform
Media Type: 
Online
Author: 
Heather Goodman
Publisher: 
National Coordinating Group on Health Care Reform and Women
Publication Date: 
2001

Presents an annotated bibliography of health care-related research material, published through the Centres of Excellence for Women's Health, that makes reference to home care services.

ISBN/ISSN: 
CEX CARE.G66 2001
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.

Health of informal caregivers: effects of gender, employment, and use of home care services

Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Resource Language: 
English
Owning Org: 
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence (PWHCE)
Media Type: 
Online
Author: 
Pamela G. Hawranik
Laurel A. Strain
Publisher: 
Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Examines the health status of informal caregivers and the impacts on their health. Provides recommendations for policy that better recognizes the role of the informal caregiver.

ISBN/ISSN: 
PWHCE CARE.H39 2000
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.

Home care

Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Evelyn Shapiro
Publisher: 
Minister of Public Works and Government Services Canada
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Summarizes the key learnings from 45 projects in the home care theme area. Provides recommendations, to senior federal and/or provincial policy makers and regional and home care managers, arising directly from the project reports or addressing gaps and priorities that arise from an overview of all the projects.

Available From: 
ISBN/ISSN: 
CARE.S53 2002
ISBN 0662663055

Mothers caring for children with cancer

Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Resource Language: 
English
Owning Org: 
Centres of Excellence for Women's Health Research Bulletins (CEWHRB)
National Network on Environment and Women's Health (NNEWH)
Media Type: 
Online
Paper
Author: 
Juanne Clarke
Paula C. Fletcher
Margaret A. Schneider
Publisher: 
Centres of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Explores the specific caring tasks that mothers of children with cancer perform and captured the women's perceptions of the health impact of those tasks.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 14963612
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.

Labour process change: women's paid home care work in Saskatoon

Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Resource Language: 
English
Owning Org: 
Centres of Excellence for Women's Health Research Bulletins (CEWHRB)
Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence (PWHCE)
Media Type: 
Online
Paper
Author: 
Allison Williams
Susan Wagner
Monic Buettner
Publisher: 
Centres of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Examines how the work lives and health of paid home care practitioners were affected by restructuring strategies implemented by the Saskatoon District Health Home Care.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 14963612
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.

The evidence is in... it's time to act on homecare

Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Resource Language: 
English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
Women and Health Care Reform
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Pat Armstrong
Publisher: 
Network/Le Réseau
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Discusses the origin and history of the "Charlottetown Declaration on the Right to Care." Argues that action to deliver the home care services needed in Canada is long past due.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 14800039

Why having a national home care program is a women's issue

Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Resource Language: 
English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
Women and Health Care Reform
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Jean Ann Lowry
Publisher: 
Network/Le Réseau
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Debates how the burden of home care, while becoming an incresing concern for governments, health care providers, family members and individuals who need such care, rests especially on women, who give and receive the vast majority of home care.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 14800039

A woman's guide to health care debates

Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Resource Language: 
English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
Women and Health Care Reform
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Pat Armstrong
Publisher: 
Network/Le Réseau
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Provides a guide that is intended to help women sort through some of the numbers and terms related to health policy, health economics, and health care reform, so they too can be part of an informed discussion on planning for care.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 14800039

The Charlottetown Declaration on the right to care

Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Resource Language: 
English
Owning Org: 
Centres of Excellence for Women's Health Research Bulletins (CEWHRB)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Women and Health Care Reform
Media Type: 
Online
Paper
Author: 
National Coordinating Group on Health Care Reform and Women
Publisher: 
National Coordinating Group for Health Care Reform and Women
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Details the fundamental principles for a national home care strategy that ensures equity for both women and men, and recognizes that home care needs to be an integral part of a publicly administered health care system.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 14963612
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.
Syndicate content