Health care delivery

Health care delivery

The discredited medical subject in health policy and practice: carrier First Nation women in Northern British Columbia

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English
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British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (BCCEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Women's Health Research Bulletins (CEWHRB)
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Paper
Author: 
Annette Browne
Jo-Anne Fiske
Leslie Grant Timmons
Publisher: 
Centres of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Examines First Nation women's encounters with health services providers.

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ISSN 14963612

Network: research into practice

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English
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Paper
Online
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Family Health International
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Research Triangle Park, NC

Highlights several factors that can facilitate the speed and ease of moving research to practice. Illustrates how various factors can coincide to produce rapid utilization of research findings.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences

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Educational Institution
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English
Services Provided: 
Research

Conducts research that provides information and evidence with a view to protecting and improving the effectiveness, quality, equity and efficiency of health care in Ontario.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
416-480-4055
Email Address: 
info@ices.on.ca
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
416-480-6048
Street Address: 
G Wing
Addt'l Street Address: 
2075 Bayview Ave
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M4N 3M5

Supported health planning: a mode to assist people with disabilities and complex medical needs and their families in planning fo

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Daune McGregor
Marcia Rioux
Yves Talbot
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L'Institut Roehler Institute
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
North York, ON

Describes a model for health planning that places disability within a broader social and human rights approach.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
DISA.M35 1999
ISBN 1896989403

Ensuring a good death: improving palliative care for patients and caregivers

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English
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Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (BCCEWH)
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Lorraine Greaves
Publisher: 
British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Presents policy recommendations to ensure consistent, high-quality palliative care across all sites and caregivers.

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BCCEWH CARE.G74 2003
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Includes bibliographical references.

Midwives model of care

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English
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Midwifery Task Force
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1996-2005
Publication Place: 
Athens, GA

Based on the fact that pregnancy and birth are normal life events. Provides a comprehensive information centre about the model of care, for both professionals and parents.

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Action cancer Ontario

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NGO - Non Government Organization
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English
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Clinical or health care services
Services de soins de santé ou soins cliniques

Co-ordinates Ontario’s cancer care system and provides leadership for all cancer care services in the province. Manages regional cancer treatment centres, a cancer registry, and the Ontario Breast Screening Program. Website includes a cancer report card for Ontario and links to regional centres.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(416) 971-9800
Email Address: 
Lina.Barattin@cancercare.on.ca
Fax Number: 
(416) 971-6888
Street Address: 
620 University Avenue
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M5G 2L7

Lesbian and bisexual women's health project: tip sheet for health care providers

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English
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British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (BCCEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Online
Paper
Publisher: 
Health Canada
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Provides a list of tips and suggestions for health care providers in order to ensure they take the important steps required to help improve care for theirlesbian and bisexual women patients.

ISBN/ISSN: 
BCCEWH LEBH.H83 2001

Whose job is it? Caring for the dying in hospital

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Barbara Mains
Publisher: 
Network/Le Réseau
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Presents findings from interviews of relatives and friends of women who died of breast cancer. Examines their perceptions of their interactions with doctors and nurses. Details how those interviewed found themselves giving regular care, acting as patient advocates and chasing doctors or nurses while trying not to be perceived as irritants.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 14800039

Rethinking differences and rights in sexual and reproductive health: a training manual for health care providers

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English
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Online
Publisher: 
Family Health International
Publication Place: 
Research Triangle Park, NC

Promotes an approach to sexual and reproductive health care that recognizes different needs and perspectives within a context of respect for the rights and dignity of men and women. Provides health professionals with a framework for examining the quality of care, including the quality of human relations, technical quality, and quality of administration and management of health services.

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