Community News


28 Feb Call for Nominations for CHNIG Executive 2012-2013

Elections are held each year at the AGM as required. This year we have openings for: Communications: Secretary; Communications: Website and Newsletter; Professional Practice: Home Health; Research, Education and Professional Development Co-Lead; and Student Representative(s). Candidates for office shall be nominated in writing, and delivered to...

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28 Feb RNAO 87th AGM and CHNIG AGM

The association's 87th Annual General Meeting will be held from April 26 to 28, 2012 at the Toronto Hilton Hotel. This meeting promises to be both informative and enjoyable for all members and student associates who attend. CHNIG will be hosting its AGM on the morning of...

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20 Feb Controversies about CCACs and Home Care

Shortened hospital lengths of stay, and a growing number of people living with chronic diseases has meant that more Ontarians than ever are receiving health care services in their homes. In 2010, the Ontario Auditor General raised concerns about the quality and value of home care...

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20 Feb Drummond Commission’s Recommendations

Ontario Public Health Association Welcomes the Drummond Commission’s Recommendation to Focus on Prevention February 16, 2012/ Toronto, ON: The Ontario Public Health Association (OPHA), the voice of front-line public health professionals, endorses the Drummond Commission’s position that investments should be made in programs and activities that...

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13 Feb We are open for discussion at CHNresources.org…

http://www.CHNresources.org Liz Diem and Alwyn Moyer have initiated Community Health Nursing Resources as a virtual community of practice of community health nursing educators and practitioners. They collaborate to define issues, develop ways to deal with the issues, and distribute effective practice and classroom-ready resources. They believe...

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09 Feb Health Promotion Seminar Series: Primary Health Care

By the end of this seminar nurses will have an increased understanding of: The values and principles of primary health care and how they relate to community and acute care nursing practice The differences and similarities between primary care and primary health care The key concepts of primary...

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18 Jan Health Promotion Seminar Series: Cultural Safety

Learning Objectives: By the end of this seminar nurses will have an increased understanding of: Cultural safety education and how it applies to nursing practice with Aboriginal clients The history of the residential school system and its impact on Aboriginal communities The concept of intergenerational trauma The importance of relationship...

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