Supporting Nurses Who provide Care at Home and at Work: Translating Knowledge with Dr. Catherine Ward-Griffin, RN, PhD. Dr. Ward Griffin is a professor at Western Ontario where she researches the negotiation of care boundaries and subsequent health effects of care work in light of social, economic, and political context that promote or undermine health.
Read The Globe and Mail article about the need for specialized nurses to meet the challenges of an increasingly complex health care system in Canada. It highlights the knowledge and skills training de Souza Institute provides Ontario nurses in oncology.
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Health Quality Ontario is looking to fill the ‘Home Care Advisor’ position. The role requires the Home Care Advisor to lead selection of the most appropriate service provider-level indicators using a rigorous indicator selection process. The Home Care Advisor will develop technical specifications and SAS codes. They will also consult with key stakeholders to ensure indicators are appropriate for the sector.
CPAC is looking for a candidate for the Specialist in Person-Centered Perspective. The successful applicant must have a Master’s degree in health care related discipline (Social Work, Nursing, OT, etc) or related field (e.g: MBA with health care experience. The applicant must also have 5-7 years’ experience leading teams and/or projects within the palliative or primary care domains.