Search Resources (English): Health care workers

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Women’s health: policy guide
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
Findings from the 2005 National survey of the work and health of nurses (NSWHN)

The survey was administered to a sample of LPNs, RNs and RPNs from across the country. Data from the survey help to identify relationships between selected health outcomes, the work environment and work-life experiences.

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Published: 2005
Nurturing politics and health centres de sante des femme du quartier

This article speaks to the importance of women run centres; Centres de Sante des Femme du Quartier in Quebec is a featured example of a grass roots francophone women's health centre.



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Published: 1979
Losing control: the story of hospital work

This article illustrates, through a historical overview, how our concerns as patients are inseparably linked with the structure of hospital work and the well being of workers. Proposes a united and creative front in the battle to end the dehumanization of patients and workers. 

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Published: 1982
Mercury poisoning: one woman’s story

This article consists of an interview with a dental assistant who learns too late about the occupational hazards of mercury. Her story describes a struggle with illness, with the dental and medical professions, with the compensation system, with family and friends and with herself. 

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Published: 1983
In our own words - workplace hazards and environmental health

This article highlights the biggest health concern across North America: environmental hazards. Discusses workplace hazards in Nursing. 

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Published: 1993
Who’s caring for the caregivers? Symposium focuses on the mental health of women health care workers

A synopsis of the two day symposium on the mental health of women health care workers that took place in November 2008 in Vancouver, British Columbia

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Published: 2009
Annotated bibliography on the mental health of healthcare workers

Annotated bibliography on the mental health of health care workers.

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Published: 2007