Health care reform

Health care reform

Unhealthy times: political economy perspectives on health and care in Canada

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Pat Armstrong (ed.)
Hugh Armstrong (ed.)
David Coburn (ed.)
Publisher: 
Oxford University Press
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Don Mills, ON

Explores the visible and not so visible aspects of health care reforms, using political economy perspectives.

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HERF.U54 2001
ISBN 0195415094
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Trade agreements, the health-care sector and women's health

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English
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Paper
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Author: 
Teresa L. Cyrus
Lori J. Curtis
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Status of Women Canada
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Explores the effects that Canada's trade agreements may have on the health of Canadian women.

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HEAP.C97 2004
ISBN 0662682777
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Includes bibliographical references. Issued also in French under title: Les accords commerciaux, le secteur des soins de santé et la santé des femmes.

What good is health care? Reflections on the Canadian experience

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English
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Paper
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Nuala P. Kenny
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CHA Press
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Discusses the medicalization of modern life, doctors' dilemmas in delivering care and the myth of the market in health care.

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HEAS.K46 2002
ISBN 1896151469
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Includes bibliographical references.

Health reform: cutting costs at patients' and workers' expense. Hospitals need to heed the lessons of Florence Nightingale

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
Women and Health Care Reform
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Pat Armstrong
Publisher: 
Network/Le Réseau
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Examines the contracting out of "non-health care work" to private companies and how this can negatively impact on care received in hospitals.

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ISSN 14800039

Our health, our future: creating quality workplaces for Canadian nurses: a progress report on implementing the final report of t

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English
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Online
Author: 
Cathy Fooks
Lisa Maslove
Publisher: 
Canadian Policy Research Networks
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Reviews progress on implementing the CNAC recommendations for improving the work life of nurses, by identifying policy-level factors hindering or helping progress.

Dare to dream: reflection on a national workshop on women and primary health care

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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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Online
Author: 
Ann Pederson (ed.)
Beth E. Jackson (ed.)
Publisher: 
National Coordinating Group on Health Care Reform and Women
Publication Date: 
2004

Highlights key discussions held during the workshop, which looked at primary health care reform in relation to women.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Trade agreements, home care and women's health

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English
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Paper
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Author: 
Olena Hankivsky
Marina Morrow
Pat Armstrong
Lindsey Galvin
Holly Grinvalds
Publisher: 
Status of Women Canada
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Seeks to further the understanding of the consequences of trade liberalization for Canadian women in the specific health sector of home care.

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HERF.H36 2004
ISBN 0662679520
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Includes bibliographical references. Issued also in French under title: Accords commerciaux, soins à domicile et santé des femmes.

Financial incentives/disincentives in Canada's health system: executive summary

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English
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Paper
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Government of Canada Publications
Publication Date: 
1996
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Summarizes the findings of a study that analyzed financial incentives for the health care system.

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HEST.G68 1996

Financial incentives/disincentives in Canada's health system: volume 1: report

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English
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Health Canada
Publication Date: 
1996
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Presents the findings of a study which examined financial incentives in the health care system.

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HEST.G68 1996

Financial incentives/disincentives in Canada's health system: volume 2: supporting material

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English
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Paper
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Health Canada
Publication Date: 
1996
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Provides all supporting material related to a study that analyzed financial incentives in the Canadian health care system.

ISBN/ISSN: 
HEST.G68 1996
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