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Muslim patients: their faith and culture
Works to aid health care professionals in better understanding the Muslim community, their faith and culture.
Published: 2002
The pains of privatization: how contracting out hurts health support workers, their families, and health care  
http://www.cewh-cesf.ca/PDF/nnewh/painsPrivatization.pdf
Examines the impact of privatization on cleaning and food service jobs and workers in the health care system in British Columbia. (See Details)
Published: 2005
The feminization of health care migration: women pay the cost of global restructuring  
http://www.cwhn.ca/node/39468
Looks at the implications for women of richer countries' recruitment of health care workers from developing countries. (See Details)
Published: 2006
Women with disabilities: a guide for health care professionals
Provides a guide to inform and educate health care providers about the health care needs and issues of disabled women.
Published: 1993
The hidden costs of health care wage cuts in BC  
http://www.policyalternatives.ca/documents/BC_Office_Pubs/bc_2005/hidden_costs.pdf
Looks at the personal, family and organizational impacts of wage cuts in British Columbia’s health care sector. (See Details)
Published: 2005
A return to wage discrimination: pay equity losses through the privatization of health care  
http://www.policyalternatives.ca/documents/BC_Office_Pubs/bc_pay_equity.pdf
Looks at the impact of contracting out of hospital services on pay equity gains that had been won through years of bargaining by health care unions. Link requries PDF reader. (See Details)
Published: 2004
Critical to care: women and ancillary work in health care  
http://www.cewh-cesf.ca/PDF/health_reform/critical_to_care/CriticaltoCareReport.pdf
Examines the gendered nature of ancillary work, as well as its importance in the provision of quality health care. (See Details)
Published: 2006
Women’s health: policy guide  
http://www.gov.pe.ca/photos/original/acsw_wom_guide.pdf
Discusses women's roles as paid and unpaid health care providers as well as the growing burdens being put on female caregivers as a result of health care policy. (See Details)
Published: 2002
Third Asia and Pacific conference on the social sciences and medicine
Proceedings, in two volumes, of the Third Asia and Pacific Conference on the Social Sciences and Medicine, which is part of a series of global and regional conferences held under the auspices of the Social Science and Medicine Journal. The papers from this conference represent a range of topics. The subjects covered in Volume One are: Plenary Papers, the Construction of Health Knowledge, Health Policy, Regional Health Studies,Environmental Health, Reproductive Health, and Gender and Health. The subjects covered in Volume Two include: Child and Family Health, Aging and Health, Occupational Health, Mental Health, Drug Use, Health of Indigenous People, Parasitic and Infectious Disease, and Sexually Transmitted Diseases.
Published: 1997
Women's health policy guide: frequently asked questions  
http://www.gov.pe.ca/photos/original/acsw_wom_faq.pdf
Discusses the situation of both women working in PEI's health care system and those providing health care at home. (See Details)
Published: 2002