Health care delivery

Health care delivery

Social justice and women's health: a Canadian perspective

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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Author: 
Olena Hankivsky
Publisher: 
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Explores gender disparities in health status and interactions with the health care system.

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MCEWH GEND.M37 1999
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Chapter in "Made to Measure: Designing Research, Policy and Action Approaches to Eliminate Gender Inequity, National Symposium, Halifax, Nova Scotia, October 3-6 1999." // Includes bibliographical references.

Will the Canadian government's commitment to use a gender-based analysis result in public policies reflecting the diversity of w

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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Author: 
Wendy Williams
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Maritime Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Describes where gender equity and gender-based analysis strategies come from and discusses where they might be going.

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MCEWH GEND.M37 1999
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Chapter in "Made to Measure: Designing Research, Policy and Action Approaches to Eliminate Gender Inequity, National Symposium, Halifax, Nova Scotia, October 3-6 1999."

Women and health: experiences in a rural regional health authority

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Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence (PWHCE)
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Author: 
Jan Roberts
Marcelle Falk
South Eastman Health/Saute Sud-Est Inc.
Publisher: 
Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence (PWHCE)
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Provides recommendations from women based on their knowledge, opinions and life experiences, to shape planning for women’s health and services within Manitoba’s rural South Eastman regional health authority.

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PWHCE HEAS.R63 2002
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Includes bibliographical references.

Towards gender-sensitive health indicators

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Centres of Excellence for Women's Health - Consortium Université de Montréal (CESAF)
Centres of Excellence for Women's Health Research Bulletins (CEWHRB)
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Online
Paper
Author: 
Shelly N. Abdool
Bilkis Vissandjée
Marie Desmeules
Jennifer Payne
Publisher: 
Research Bulletin
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Describes the features of a system of gender-sensitive indicators that would more adequately measure women's health. Offers criteria for the selection of these indicators.

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ISSN 14963612
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Includes bibliographical references. CESAF closed its office August 31, 2001.

Gender issues in women's health care

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Carolyn M. Clancy
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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Rockville, MD

This paper provides an overview of major themes and controversies with respect to women's experiences with health care, reviews some key findings related to the impact of a substantially increased proportion of women physicians on women's health services, and identifies important future challenges for all stakeholders in the health care system.

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GEND.C54 1999

Women and health care delivery in Canada

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Author: 
Sari Tudiver
Madelyn Hall
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Health Canada, Women's Health Bureau
Publication Date: 
1996
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Addresses major issues and current trends (1996) pertaining to delivery of health services to women in Canada. Prepared for the Canada U.S.A. Women's Health Forum, Ottawa, ON, 1996 (CANUSA).

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<p>Includes bibliographical references.</p>

Baseline measures workgroup final report

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Baseline Measures Workgroup
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Indian Health Service, and the American Indian and Alaska Native People
Publication Date: 
1996
Publication Place: 
Rockville, MD

Presents a series of mutually determined 'baseline measures' to be used to monitor the performance of Aboriginal health care programs, whether Tribal or federally operated. Examines and makes recommendations on long term public health issues for all American Indian/Alaska Native programs whether they are Tribal, urban or Federally operated.

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ABGN.B37 1996

Lesbian health inequalities: a cultural minority issue for health professionals

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Ruth P. McNair
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Australian Medical Association
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Barton ACT, Australia

Examines health care inequalities that exist for lesbian and bisexual women. Provides guidelines for healthcare providers to enhance the care of lesbians.

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Violence against women: improving the health care response: a guide for health authorities, health care managers, providers and

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Marina Helen Morrow
Colleen Varcoe
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BC Ministry of Health and Ministry Responsible for Seniors
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Victoria, BC

Provides health authorities and all components of the health sector with the information and tools to respond to violence against women. Link requries PDF reader.

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ISBN 0772643660
VIOL.M67 2000
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Includes bibliographical references.

Medical ethics and human rights: the guiding principles

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Commonwealth Medical Association
Publisher: 
Commonwealth Medical Association
Publication Place: 
London, UK

Presents guiding principles on medical ethics appropriate to the conditions of medical practice in developing countries.

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