Future Care for Canadian Seniors: A Primer on Nursing Supply and Demand – Crane Library Web Pick of the Week

Future Care for Canadian Seniors: A Primer on Nursing Supply and Demand – Crane Library Web Pick of the Week

Given the increase in Canadian seniors who will need continuing care supports over the next 30 years, growth in demand for nursing will far outstrip general labour force growth and therefore require changes to the health system and nursing practices. This briefing, prepared for the Conference Board of Canada, addresses this issue and offers recommendations … Continue reading

Making a difference in dementia, nursing vision and strategy: Refreshed edition – Crane Library Web Pick of the Week

Building on the original strategy published by the U.K. Department of Health, this document sets out how nurses can provide high quality compassionate care and support for people with dementia. The strategy outlines the principles of compassionate practice and outlines the role of education and research in dementia nursing practice. While the document is UK based, … Continue reading

UpToDate – Available Now to All MB Health Care Providers

Through a partnership with the major health providers and organizations in the province, UpToDate Anywhere is now available free of charge to all physicians in the province and for all staff in organizations funded by Manitoba Health. Doctors Manitoba, Manitoba Health, the University of Manitoba, Regional Health Authorities, Diagnostic Services Manitoba (DSM), and CancerCare Manitoba … Continue reading