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Health professionals volunteer their services when the ACA isn't enough

At the recent national meeting of the American College of Physicians (ACP), I dropped in on a session about medical volunteering. I thought I might hear about an interesting opportunity to volunteer in Africa, or South America perhaps. 38 more words

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Health Professionals Education Update - November 2016

The plans for the exciting SPHEIR project supporting higher education in Somaliland are progressing quickly. We had a busy and useful meeting with the British Council, SPHEIR, Universities UK International and PWC  in Nairobi and we are now busy finalising the first stage of the grant so that activity can start early in 2017. 81 more words

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Evidence-based practice versus patient-centered care

by Lindsey Wimmer, RN, MSN, CPNP, CPLC

Evidence-based medicine and patient-centered care are two very popular buzz words in health care, but they often don’t make sense to the general public and can be conflicting principles.  932 more words

Lindsey Wimmer

Are You Having Suicidal Thoughts? Here’s how to develop a safety plan

Suicidal thoughts is not something we really talk about.

I know that this can be uncomfortable but it is essential that we do talk about it. 1,030 more words

Depression

The Evolving Journey to Becoming a Qualified Health Professional

Tayla Scott 3369152

Final Exam

‘The first step in the evolution of ethics is a sense of solidarity with other human beings.’ -Albert Schweitzer

Professional and ethical development played a major role in my clinical practice as a fourth year physiotherapy student. 1,612 more words

Ethics And Professionalism

Health Professionals' Education Group Update - October 2016

Exciting times for King’s and our Somaliland partners with the SPHEIR grant producing new opportunities. We are in the process of planning a new interprofessional faculty development programme with our Somaliland partners. 142 more words

KTSP Lead Updates

Abortion law reform on the horizon in NSW and Queensland

Contrary to popular belief, abortion is not available “on demand” in NSW.

The Crimes Act 1900 (NSW) contains three criminal offences relating to abortion.

Section 83… 1,700 more words