Hospitals

Hospitals

Profiles: midwifery coalition of Nova Scotia

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Sharon Rose
Jan Taylor
Edition: 
Vol 13, No.3
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1992
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article highlights initiatives by the Midwifery Coalition of Nova Scotia to legalize Midwifery. Discusses a proposed pilot project to compare the success rate and cost of hospital based midwife supervised births to medically controlled deliveries. 

 


Long distance delivery

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Dianne Lai
Holly Rupert
Edition: 
Vol 10, No.1
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1988
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article speaks to the unfortunate effects of regionalization on women's health. Indicates how regionalization shapes the birth experiences of women in many areas of Canada. Introduces The Project on Out-of-Town Birth research project.  A survey of health professionals reviewed. 

Where have all the nurses gone?

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Pat Armstrong
Edition: 
Vol 9, No.3
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1988
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article discusses changes in nurses training and new hospital management strategies. Illustrates how the work environment for nurses has transformed and introduces the controversy of technology vs hands-on care.  

Not a medical emergency

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Phyllis Jensen
Edition: 
Vol 4, No. 2
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1983
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article is a not so imaginary piece of fiction about a nurse’s efforts to meet the desires of a patient when faced with hospital bureaucracy.

Hospital mental health services in Canada: 2003-2004

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English
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Online
Publisher: 
Canadian Institute for Health Information
Publication Date: 
2006

Presents information on general hospital readmissions and their relationship to seven diagnosis categories of mental illness.

St. Vincent's Health

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Organization Type: 
Educational Institution
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Clinical or health care services

Provides acute medical and surgical services, aged care, diagnostics, rehabilitation, allied health, mental health, palliative care and residential care.

Primary Telephone: 
(03) 9288 2211
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
(03) 9288 3399
Street Address: 
PO Box 2900
City: 
Fitzroy, Victoria
Postal/ZIP Code: 
3065

Brigham and Women's Hospital

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NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Clinical or health care services

Forms a teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School.

Primary Telephone: 
617-732-5500
TTY/TDD: 
617-732-6458
Tollfree Phone Number: 
800-BWH-9999
Street Address: 
75 Francis St
City: 
Boston
Province: 
Masachusetts
Postal/ZIP Code: 
02115

The Royal Women's Hospital

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Clinical or health care services

Provides clinical expertise and leadership in the areas of maternity services, gynaecology and neonatal care.

Primary Telephone: 
(03) 9344 2000
Street Address: 
132 Grattan St Carlton
City: 
Victoria
Postal/ZIP Code: 
3053

Hospital report 2001. Preliminary study - voulume two exploring: women's health

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English
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Adalsteinn D. Brown
Alexadra I. Magistretti
Lorraine Ferris
Donna E. Stewart
Publisher: 
Hospital Report Research Collaborative
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Ontario

Explores various data sources and research methods to select, calculate, and provide context around performance measures for care provided to women in Ontario's hospitals.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
WOMH.H67 2001

Stanford Hospital & Clinics

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Clinical or health care services

Provides patient care, particularly for the treatment of rare, complex disorders in areas such as cardiac care, cancer treatment, neurology, neurosurgery and organ transplants.

Primary Telephone: 
(650) 723-4000
Street Address: 
300 Pasteur Drive
City: 
Stanford
Province: 
California
Postal/ZIP Code: 
94305
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