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12 Jul Ontario Birth Centres – Call for Applications

The Association of Ontario Midwives launched a campaign last May to establish birth centres in Ontario (in addition to Tsi Non:we Ionnakeratstha Ona:grahsta', the birth centre located on the Six Nations of the Grand River Territory). After a dedicated campaign by midwives, and enthusiastic support...

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04 Jun 7th Annual CHNC Conference in 2013

Mark your calendars for the 7th Annual CHNC Conference taking place from June 17th to 19th, 2013 in Kelowna, BC.  For more information on next year's conference, click here to see a video. The planning committee is currently looking for volunteers.  If you would like to...

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28 May HBHC PHN Workload Project Opportunity

Natasha Pennant,  a graduate nursing student at the University of Toronto, is currently working on a project on behalf of PHNs in Healthy Babies Healthy Children's (HBHC) program in a large urban HU. HBHC is a prevention and early intervention home visiting program. The primary goal...

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23 May Upcoming Health Promotion Monthly Seminar Series on June 21st

Health Promotion Monthly Seminar Series Care Planning and Coordination in Home Health Nursing Thursday, June 21, 2012 12:00- 1:00 pm EST The Health Promotion Seminar Series is a collaborative effort between de Souza Institute and the Community Health Nurses Initiatives Group (CHNIG). The seminars offer an opportunity for...

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10 May CDC’s Public Health Economics Tools

Interested in learning about Economics Tools for Public Health? Check out the CDC’s Public Health Economics Tools! The CDC Public Health Economics Tools is a collection of useful resources for public health professionals to assess economic costs and benefits for a number of health issues, including...

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09 May CHNIG wishes you a very Happy Nurses Week!

CHNIG Members, I am thrilled that my one of my first jobs as the new President of CHNIG is to wish each of you a Happy Nurses Week.  Community Health Nurses play a significant role in “The Health of Our Nation”, particularly during these times of...

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