Health care reform

Health care reform

Private funding of medical and hospital services: opinion

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English
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Author: 
François Béland
Steven Lewis
Conseil de la santé et du bien-être
Anne Marcoux
Publisher: 
Conseil de la santé et du bien-être
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Québec (Québec)

Examines key arguments in favour of private funding of medical and hospital services in light of current knowledge.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 2550406605

Canada health action: building on the legacy: volume II: synthesis reports and issues papers

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English
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National Forum of Health
Publication Date: 
1997
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Presents the detailed analysis and rational, as well as recommendations, that led to the forum's priorities, outlined in Volume I.

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HERF.C36 1997

Canada health action: building on the legacy: volume I. Final report of the National Forum on Health

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English
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National Forum on Health
Publication Date: 
1997
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Highlights Canada's health care system and the public's concerns regarding reform. Provides recommendations.

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HERF.C36 1997

Women and primary health care reform: a discussion paper

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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: 
Lissa Donner
Ann Pederson
Publisher: 
National Coordinating Group for Health Care Reform and Women
Publication Date: 
2004

Explores the differences between women's and men's use and requirement on the health care system, and how these affect the organization and delivery of primary health care.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Canadian health care crisis is about values, not money

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English
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Nuala Patricia Kenny
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Canadian Women's Health Network
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Argues that the crisis in the Canadian health care system is not just about money or inefficiencies, but rather is symptomatic of poorly articulated values regarding the meaning of health and health care, the place of health in society and the role of government in health and health care.

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

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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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Online
Author: 
A. Williams
S. Wagner
M. Buettner
A. Coghill
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Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Examines the quality of work life of primary home care practitioner groupsafter the implementation of planned restructuring strategies.

Medical Reform Group

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NGO - Non Government Organization
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English
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Advocacy

Forms an organization of physicians, medical students and others committed to ensuring access to high quality health care for all Canadians.

Primary Telephone: 
416-787-5246
Email Address: 
medicalreform@sympatico.ca
Fax Number: 
416-782-9054
Street Address: 
Box 40074
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M5B 4K4

Mainstreaming women's mental health: building a Canadian strategy

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English
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British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (BCCEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Online
Paper
Author: 
Marina Morrow
Publisher: 
British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Briefly reviews the evidence with respect to sex and gender differences in mental health as they pertain to women. Provides recommendations for a national women's mental health strategy.

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BCCEWH MENH.M67 2003
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Includes bibliographical references.

Solving the maternity care crisis: making way for midwifery's contribution

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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)
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Jude Kornelsen
Publisher: 
British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Argues that midwives are ideally positioned to meet demands for maternity care. Provides policy recommendations to improve midwifery's contribution.

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BCCEWH MIDW.K67 2003
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Includes bibliographical references.

Globalization, health sector reform, gender and reproductive health

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English
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Ford Foundation
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
New York, NY

Explores how changes in macro-economic and social policies affect women’s reproductive health and rights. Looks at the gender dimensions of sector-wide approaches and health sector reforms.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 9568040048
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Includes bibliographical references.
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