Health planning

Health planning

Taking on goliath: an inside look at health planning

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Kathleen McDonnell
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Vol 1, No. 2
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1980
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article is an interview with Doreen Hamilton, a public health nurse who was the Maternal and Child Health Consultant with the Toronto Public Health Department and sat as a member of the Joint Committee on High-Risk Pregnancy; The committee produced a report calling for the establishment of a regionalized perinatal network in Toronto along the lines of a programme that was operating in Cleveland, Ohio at the time. In this interview, she shares her critical experience of the health planning process.

"Nothing about us without us": greater, meaningful involvement of people who use illegal drugs: a public health, ethical, and hu

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English
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Author: 
Ralf Jürgens
Publisher: 
Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Examines why it is important to increase meaningful involvement of people who use illegal drugs in the response to HIV and hepatitis C (HCV), and how this can be done.

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ISBN 1896735606

Family violence and the health care system: moving from recognition to meaningful response

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English
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Author: 
Penny Bain
Jill Cory
Publisher: 
Aware
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Discusses the role of health-care systems and practitioners in responding to or preventing family violence, with emphasis on models in BC and some examples from other jurisdictions.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Including gender in health planning

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English
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Centres of Excellence for Women's Health Research Bulletins (CEWHRB)
Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence (PWHCE)
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Online
Paper
Author: 
Lissa Donner
Publisher: 
Research Bulletin
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Describes a guide developed for health programmers and planners in Regional Health Authorities on gender-based analysis.

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ISSN 14963612

What good is health care? Reflections on the Canadian experience

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Nuala P. Kenny
Publisher: 
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.

A guide to providing abortion care

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English
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Author: 
Teresa McInerney
Traci L. Baird
Alyson G. Hyman
Amanda B. Huber
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Ipas
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Chapel Hill, NC

Presents tools needed to establish and improve abortion services, based on Ipas' global experience developing, implementing and monitoring abortion and postabortion care programs.

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ISBN 1882220307
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Includes bibliographical references.

A guide to providing abortion care (Russian)

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Russian
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Online
Publisher: 
Ipas
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Chapel Hill, NC

Presents, in Russian, tools needed to establish and improve abortion services, based on Ipas' global experience developing, implementing and monitoring abortion and postabortion care programs.

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Includes bibliographical references.

A guide to providing abortion care (Romanian)

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Romanian
Translated Title: 
Ghid pentru furnizarea îngrijirilor la avort
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Online
Author: 
Teresa McInerney
Traci L. Baird
Alyson G. Hyman
Amanda B. Huber
Publisher: 
Ipas
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Chapel Hill, NC

Presents, in Romanian, tools needed to establish and improve abortion services, based on Ipas' global experience developing, implementing and monitoring abortion and postabortion care programs.

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Includes bibliographical references.

The participation experience of women's groups in regional health and social services planning in Quebec

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English
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Author: 
Jocelyne Bernier
Bilkis Vissandjée
Marlène Dallaire
Publisher: 
Status of Women Canada
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Identifies successes and challenges in the relationships between regional coalitions of women's groups and regional health and social services boards in Quebec.

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HEAS.B47 2003
ISBN 0662672895
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Includes bibliographical references. Issued also in French under title: L'expérience de participation des groupes de femmes dans la planification régionale des services sociaux et de santé au Québec.

Health care priority setting: principles, practice and challenges

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English
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Online
Author: 
Craig Mitton
Cam Donaldson
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Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation
Publication Date: 
2004

Examines one economic approach to priority setting which has gained momentum in practice over the last three decades: program budgeting and marginal analysis (PBMA).

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ISBN 14787547
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Includes bibliographical references.
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