Health care

Health care

How to choose a care provider: a guide for choosing doctors and counsellors for lesbians, gays, bisexuals and transgendered pers

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Donna Huen
Jeremy Buchner
Publisher: 
Winnipeg Gay/Lesbian Resource Centre
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Provides guidance for choosing a medical or counselling care provider, intended for use by gays, lesbians, bisexuals, transgendered and two-spirited individuals.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
LGBT.H84 1999
Notes: 
<p>Review, Network Spring 2000: How to Choose a Care Provider is a straight-forward guide for choosing a doctor and/or counsellor written for lesbians, gays, bisexuals, transgendered persons and people living with AIDS. It includes helpful tips on how to evaluate your experience and what things to be aware of, such as ensuring confidentiality, in the hopes of enabling people to find non-homophobic, non-AIDSphobic care providers.</p>

Health talk: how to communicate with your doctor

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Author: 
Mary Hawkins
Publisher: 
Macmillan Canada
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Provides advice on taking ownership of your health care, from understanding the Canadian health care system to communicating effectively your health needs, preferences and concerns.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 0771576986
WOMH.H39 2000 (CWHN Offices)
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references. --- Review, Network Fall 2000: Health Talk is about taking ownership of your health care, from understanding the Canadian healthcare system to communicating effectively with your doctor. It is packed with strategies you can use to be successful in an active role, whether you are communicating on behalf of yourself, a child or another adult.

South West Health

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Organization Type: 
Governmental Body
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Clinical or health care services

Forms one of nine district health authorities serving the province of Nova Scotia.

Primary Telephone: 
902-742-3541
Fax Number: 
902-742-0369
Street Address: 
60 Vancouver St
City: 
Yarmouth
Province: 
Nova Scotia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
B5A 2P5

Aboriginal Health Branch

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Groups Served: 
Aboriginal/métis/inuit women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Policy development
Primary Telephone: 
204-788-6649
Email Address: 
LBayer@health.gov.mb.ca
Fax Number: 
204-945-4559
Street Address: 
2nd Floor
Addt'l Street Address: 
300 Carlton St
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal/ZIP Code: 
R3B 3M9

The NACA position on the privatization of health care

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English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
National Advisory Council on Aging
Publisher: 
Health Canada, Division of Aging and Seniors, National Advisory Council on Aging
Publication Date: 
1997
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Presents the NACA position on health care privatization.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
HERF.N38 1997
ISBN 0662632222

Delivering midwifery: the integration of midwifery into the Canadian health care system

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
Media Type: 
Online
Author: 
Ivy Lynn Bourgeault
Publisher: 
Network/Le Réseau
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Discusses the reasons behind the official integration of midwifery and the challenges that remain despite it.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 14800039

Aroostook Medical Center

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Consulting
Community education/development
Counselling
Day services
Clinical or health care services
Counseling
Primary Telephone: 
207-768-4000
Website/URL: 
Street Address: 
140 Academy St
City: 
Presque Isle
Province: 
Maine
Postal/ZIP Code: 
04769

Polyclinic

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization

FOUNDED IN 1925, The Polyclinic has been, and continues to be the hub of medical professionals on Prince Edward Island.
 
Situated in downtown Charlottetown and only three minutes from the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, The Polyclinic is an ideal location for patients, physicians and staff members.
 
         polyclinic pol·y·clin·ic (pl'-kln'k)
           n.
           A clinic, hospital, or health care facility that treats various types of diseases and injuries.
 
As is predicated by its name, The Polyclinic Professional Centre is a multi-faceted healthcare facility housing family physicians and specialists under one roof; this concept has stood the test of time since its inception and has enabled us to provide excellent patient care for close to 85 years.

Street Address: 
199 Grafton St
City: 
Charlottetown
Province: 
Prince Edward Island
Postal/ZIP Code: 
C1A 1L2
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