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I landed running
Discusses refugee life in Canada, particularly as a cultural determinant of health, and health services for diverse populations. (See Details)
Published: 2001
Nursing leadership and support: elements of a framework for community consultation
Provides a synthesis of questions surrounding nursing in First Nation communities. Also examines the challenges of recruiting and retaining nurses in northern and isolated First Nations communities.
Published: 2003
Fact sheet: Addiction services for women
Explores issues relevant to better meet the unique needs of women who experience addictions to alcohol, drugs, gambling, and cross-addictions. Asks such questions as: why don’t Island women use Addiction Services as fully as Island men, what are the major issues for an Island woman addict, what kind of service do Island women want, and will these service needs continue in the future? Points to different needs from addiction services for women than men and ways that Island Addiction services can address these differences. (See Details)
Published: 2001
Family violence and the health care system: moving from recognition to meaningful response
Discusses the role of health-care systems and practitioners in responding to or preventing family violence, with emphasis on models in BC and some examples from other jurisdictions. (See Details)
Published: 2005
Gender inequalities in health: a Swedish perspective
Examines basic concepts, possible hypotheses, explanatory models, and policy situations for the biological and social causes of the differences in health between men and women.
Published: 2001
Health care in Canada 2002
Provides Canadian health data and information at the local, regional, provincial, territorial, national, and international levels. (See Details)
Published: 2002
Cuidados medicos no Canada: um guia para Recem-chegados ao Ontario
Provides a guide, in Portuguese, about the health care system in Canada for newcomers living in Toronto, Ontario. Includes a list of contacts and referrals. (See Details)
Published: 2000
Rural women's experiences of maternity care: implications for policy and practice
Examines rural women's experiences of maternity care in the context of health care restructuring and regionalization. (See Details)
Published: 2005
Listening for direction: a national consultation on health services and policy issues. Summary report June 2001
Presents the results of a national consultation between five national organization to draw up a list of national priority health services and policy research themes. (See Details)
Published: 2001
Perceptions of primary healthcare services among people with physical disabilities
Examines the extent of access to, and satisfaction with, primary health care services for people with physical disabilities living in Toronto, ON. Evaluates the preceved extent of access to primary healthcare services as well as the level of satisfaction with the quality of these services. (See Details)
Published: 2001