Health care reform

Health care reform

The impact of health care reform on women caregivers: issues of gender equity and respect for diversity

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English
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Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Women's Health - Consortium Université de Montréal (CESAF)
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Paper
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Centre d'excellence pour la santé des femmes - Consortium Université de Montréal
Publication Place: 
Montreal, QC

Highlights a number of unexpected consequences of health and social service policies that were developed without consideration for their impact on women caregivers.

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CESAF CARE.C46
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The CESAF offices closed August 2001.

The differential impact of health care privatization on women in Alberta

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English
Owning Org: 
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence (PWHCE)
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Paper
Online
Author: 
C. M. Scott
T. Horne
W. E. Thurston
Publisher: 
Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence (PWHCE)
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Examines privatization in Alberta and its impact on women. Traces development and provides an overview of health policy initiatives exemplifying governmental policy platform.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 0968454070
PWHCE HERF.S36 2000
Project #49
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Includes bibliographical references.

"Emerging solutions": Quebec's Clair Commission report and health care reform

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English
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Author: 
Antonia Maioni
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Department of Political Science, McGill University
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Montreal, QC

Looks at the editorial reaction to the Clair Commission in quebecois media, summarizes the Commission's major findings and recommendations, and discusses its policy implications.

Review of best practices in mental health reform

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English
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Clarke Institute of Psychiatry Health Systems Research Unit
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Minister of Public Works and Government Services Canada
Publication Date: 
1997
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Summarizes the evidence that is most relevant to the reform of our mental health systems. Focuses on services and strategies for persons with serious mental illness at the program and system level.

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ISBN 0662269470
MENH.R48 1997

Best practices in mental health reform: situational analysis

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English
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Clarke Institute of Psychiatry Health Systems Research Unit
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Minister of Public Works and Government Services Canada
Publication Date: 
1997
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Identifies and describes current mental health reform policies, practices and initiatives in Canada which approximated 'best practices'.

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ISBN 0662266404
MENH.H43 1997
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<p>Includes bibliographical references.</p>

Best practices in mental health reform: discussion paper

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English
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Federal/Provincial/Territorial Advisory Network on Mental Health
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Health Canada
Publication Date: 
1997
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Provides a situational analysis of mental health reform policies, practices and initiatives in Canada which approximated 'best practices.' Includes a discussion of new initiatives.

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ISBN 0662260732
MENH.B47 1997
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<p>Includes bibliographical references.</p>

The role of the public health nurse within the Regional Health Authority

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English
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Paper
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Author: 
Manitoba Health Community Health Assessment Unit
Publisher: 
Manitoba Health, Community Health Assessment Unit
Publication Date: 
1998
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Describes the role of public health nurses within Manitoba's Regional Health Authorities.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
NURS.R65 1998
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Includes bibliographical references.

Moving in the right direction? Regionalizing maternity care services in British Columbia, Canada

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English
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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
Pat Kaufert
Publisher: 
National Network on Environments and Women's Health (NNEWH)
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Explores the impact of regionalization of maternity care services outside large metropolitan areas. Identifies common themes and viewpoints.

ISBN/ISSN: 
NNEWH HEAS.B46 2001
Working Paper Series No. 13
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.

Reformed or rerouted? Women and change in the health care system

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English
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Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (BCCEWH)
Women and Health Care Reform
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Colleen Fuller
Publisher: 
British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Places BC's health system reform in a national context and points out the large information gaps concerning issues affecting women users and workers in the health care system.

ISBN/ISSN: 
BCCEWH HERF.F85 1999
ISBN 1894356039
ISSN 14817268
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.

Gender equity in health: debates and dilemmas

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English
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Online
Author: 
Lesley Doyal
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Canadian Women's Health Network
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Explores the impact of gender divisions on the health and the health care of both women and men and draws out some of the policy implications of this analysis.

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Includes bibliographical references.
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