There has been a pumpkin lit up at the pedestrian crossing sign at the intersection of Alma and Sandwich Streets for years when the light is red… 30 more words
Tags » Accountability
Tim is writing this post, not Tallbloke so if it is seen as political or out of line I take responsibility.
I happened upon a blog article about US university bloat and aggrandisation, probably also all too true to some degree elsewhere in the world. 140 more words
In response to a recent speech by Tony Nicholson, several weeks ago Associate Professor Helen Dickinson (@drhdickinson) argued that ‘we need to be clear about the specific strengths and skills of the sector’ in any discussion about its future and funding. 1,287 more words
A recent Globe and Mail article highlights the issue of doctor and patient communication. Solution? Letting the patient’s family join them on medical rounds.
“In reality, the medical staff of most hospital units are usually pulled in a dizzying number of directions – continually investigating treatment options and reviewing medical procedures – all while trying to maintain effective communication with the patient and concerned family members. 423 more words