Standards of care

Standards of care

Midwifery update

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
Media Type: 
Paper
Author: 
Betty Burcher
Edition: 
vol 3, No. 1
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1982
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article discusses the current state of midwifery in Canada. Seeks to make space for the discussion of the state of midwifery in order to be pro active. Reviews what is happening with midwifery in each province and discusses how to move forward. 

Undoing medical conditioning

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
Media Type: 
Paper
Author: 
Melanie Conn
Rebecca Fox
Edition: 
vol 1, No. 4
Publisher: 
Women Healthsaring
Publication Date: 
1980
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article is an exploration of medical conditioning; Questions how it happens; How this conditioning shapes our views on health, disease, and the kinds of medical treatment we receive; Highlights Vancouver Women’s Health Collective and their efforts to interrupt their medical conditioning in their work.

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
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Information provision and referral
Policy development

Forms an organization that regulates the practice of medicine to protect and serve the public interest. Issues certificates of registration to doctors to allow them to practise medicine, monitors and maintains standards of practice through peer assessment and remediation, investigates complaints against doctors on behalf of the public, and disciplines doctors who are guilty of professional misconduct or incompetence.

Primary Telephone: 
416-967-2603
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Email Address: 
feedback@cpso.on.ca
Tollfree Phone Number: 
800-268-7096
Street Address: 
80 College St
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M5G 2E2
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