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Leading the Way: Director of Medical Services Wins Leadership Award

For Reece Bearnes, life is all about making positive changes. And in the past two years, he’s made a big one – moving to Newfoundland and Labrador and settling into a new career as Eastern Health’s Director of Medical Services. 672 more words

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Committed to Creating Access

Delta Dental of Minnesota (DDMN) Foundation partnered with People’s Center Health Services (PCHS), a safety net health center located in Minneapolis. DDMN Foundation committed to a $230,000 grant to PCHS over the next two years. 65 more words

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Territorial wars, imaginary boundaries and the patient journey

This blog is personal and some will have a problem with me writing about it, truth is I will probably end up in some trouble for posting this. 917 more words

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Improving access to care in Zambia

Emergencies occur everywhere, and each day, they consume resources regardless of whether there are systems capable of achieving good outcomes. (WHO Bulletin)

The above emphasises the essence of developing emergency medicine by improving access to emergency care. 665 more words

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Colon Cancer Hotspots: More Similar to Romania and Russia than to Rest of the U.S.

The large drop in colorectal cancer death rates in the United States is one of the real success stories in cancer. But while the risk of death from colorectal cancer is at a historical low for most Americans, progress has lagged among residents of the Lower Mississippi Delta and other rural areas; areas… 303 more words

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State of Illinois Funded Community Mental Health Services Providers

Here is a listing of Illinois Department of Human Services Division of Mental Health community mental health service providers and their contact information. The list, dated on January 7, 2015, was provided by the Illinois Department of Human Services.   32 more words

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Facilitating change: Five Lessons learnt facilitating training in Zambia

I am travelling to Zambia next week to evaluate and build on a project to improve access to emergency care in the country. It seemed like a good time to reflect on some key aspects of what constitutes successful facilitation.   889 more words

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