Health services research

Health services research

Finding out about birthing options in rural Canada is harder than you might think

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Rebecca Sutherns
Ivy Lynn Bourgeault
Publisher: 
Network/Le Réseau
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Presents the finding of a pilot study comparing women's experiences of rural maternity care in Ontario and Alberta. Details that women living in rural areas often experience difficulties accessing both health information and services.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 14800039

Canadian Health Services Research Foundation

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Organization Type: 
Private foundation
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English
Français
Services Provided: 
Research

Promotes and funds management and policy research in health services and nursing.

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613-728-2238
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Email Address: 
admin@chsrf.ca
Fax Number: 
613-728-3527
Street Address: 
700-1565 Carling Ave
City: 
Ottawa
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
K1Z 8R1

Exposing privatization: women and health care reform in Canada

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English
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Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Women and Health Care Reform
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Paper
Author: 
Pat Armstrong
Carol Amaratunga
Jocelyne Bernier
Karen Grant
Ann Pederson
Kay Willson
Publisher: 
Garamond Press
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Aurora, ON

Examines health care privatization and its impact on women. Highlights the impact of health care reform on women's participation in the decision-making process.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
CEX HERF.A76 2002
ISBN 1551930374
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Includes bibliographical references. --- Review, Network Fall/Winter 2001/02: This book exposes the many faces of health care privatization and its impact on women, as providers and patients. It also highlights the impact of health care reform on women’s participation in the decision-making process, never losing sight of the significant differences among women related to their physical, social, economic, cultural/racial locations and their age and sexual orientation.

Marginalized voices from Vancouver's downtown eastside: Aboriginal women speak about their health care experiences

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English
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Centres of Excellence for Women's Health Research Bulletins (CEWHRB)
National Network on Environment and Women's Health (NNEWH)
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Online
Paper
Author: 
Cecilia Benoit
Dena Carroll
Publisher: 
Research Bulletin
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Examines whether the service delivery model employed at the Vancouver Native Health Society (VNHS) provided Aboriginal women with the appropriate professional services and education programs needed to take control of their health.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 14963612
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Includes bibliographical references.

Women's formal (paid) home care work in transition: the impact of reform on labour process change in Saskatoon, SK

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English
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Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence (PWHCE)
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Paper
Author: 
Allison Williams
Susan Wagner
Monic Buettner
Allan Coghill
Publisher: 
Saskatchewan Population Health and Evaluation Research Unit, Inc.
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Saskatoon, SK

Examines the subjective quality of work life of three primary home care practitioner groups after the implementation of planned restructuring strategies.

ISBN/ISSN: 
PWHCE HEAS.W55 2000

Evaluating programs for women: a gender-specific framework (2000 revised edition)

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English
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Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence (PWHCE)
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Joan McLaren
Publisher: 
Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence (PWHCE)
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Presents revisions to the first edition (1999) incorporating the results of pilot evaluations. Provides a more detailed explanation of elements and processes.

ISBN/ISSN: 
PWHCE GEND.M35 2000
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Includes bibliographical references.

What do women want?

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English
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Centres of Excellence for Women's Health Research Bulletins (CEWHRB)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Online
Paper
Author: 
Centres of Excellence for Women's Health
Publisher: 
Research Bulletin
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Describes efforts to make the Canadian health care system more effective and appropriate for women.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 14963612

Marginalized voices from the Downtown Eastside: Aboriginal women speak about their health experiences

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English
Owning Org: 
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
National Network on Environment and Women's Health (NNEWH)
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Cecilia Benoit
Dena Carroll
Lisa Lawr
Munaza Chaudhry
Publisher: 
National Network on Environments and Women's Health (NNEWH)
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Recommends process to integrate Aboriginal women into planning, policy development and program delivery models.

ISBN/ISSN: 
NNEWH ABGN.B46 2001
Working Paper Series No. 12
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Includes bibliographical references.

Evaluating programs for women: a gender-specific framework

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English
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Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence (PWHCE)
Media Type: 
Paper
Author: 
Joan McLaren
Publisher: 
Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence (PWHCE)
Publication Date: 
1998
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB.

Suggests the use of woman-centred and equity-sensitive processes, and considerations focussing on involvement and empowerment in establishing an evaluation committee.

ISBN/ISSN: 
PWHCE GEND.M35 1998

Manitoba Centre for Health Policy

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NGO - Non Government Organization
Services Provided: 
Research
Publisher

Conducts research on the health of Manitobans. Examines patterns of illness in the population, and studies how people use health care services.

Primary Telephone: 
204-789-3919
Fax Number: 
204-789-3810
Street Address: 
4th Fl 408-727 McDermot Ave
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal/ZIP Code: 
R3E 3P5
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