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Medical and Recreational Cannabis in Senior Care SettingsThursday December 6, 2018 | 8:45 AM - 4:15 PM Fairmount Home, Glenburnie Register Here Members: $260 Non-Members: $370 This one-day workshop will explore the various implications that medical and recreational cannabis legalization will have on senior care employers, employees/staff, and residents and their families.
Sarnia This Week article published December 4, 2018 By Sarnia This Week Four doctors from the Central Lambton Family Health Team (CLFHT) were honoured in November, given a prestigious designation by the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) recognizing the outstanding contributions the doctors made to the field of family medicine. Dr.
"Beyond Silence" is a 2-day, evidence-based workplace mental health training program held by McMaster University, led by peer educators for healthcare workers to build knowledge, skills, and resources to promote early intervention and support for psychological health and safety in the workplace. The program is based on best practices in contact-based education and is supported by a clinical trial completed with over 180 healthcare workers in Ontario.
Evaluation of the McMaster Family Health Team: results and practical implications for quality improvement
By Laila Nasser, Alix Stosic, David Price; McMaster FHT Abstract Purpose: To evaluate the McMaster Family Health Team (MFHT) as part of a Continuous Quality Improvement initiative using a set of provincial performance metrics to demonstrate which measures of assessment are actually clinically meaningful in context and where system-level changes might be implemented to improve operational practice.
CBC News article published on November 27, 2018 By CBC News A clinic in a small northwestern Ontario town is enjoying some recognition after taking a chance on an unusual approach to opioid prescription. For the past several years, the Marathon Family Health Team, located in Marathon, Ont., has required urine drug tests of every patient prescribed opioids for chronic pain.
Access to PDF Flyer for Espanola & Area FHT RAAM Clinic Espanola & Area Family Health Team has implemented a new program to enhance services offered at their clinic. The Rapid Access Addiction Medicine (RAAM) Clinic serves those with substance abuse issues, primarily addictions to opioids and alcohol.