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Health workforce at the centre of AI’s transformation of our health systems: e-Health conference

June 5, 2024 Modernizing our health data systems so information can flow smoothly is where Canada’s health systems are heading, participants at this year’s e-Health conference were told, and we also heard about the many exciting advances in AI and how the health workforce must play a central role. New advances in natural language processing,...
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Second pop-up session to offer a sneak peek of our new Health Workforce Dashboard

If you’re like us and interested in seeing pan-Canadian health workforce data centralized for the first time, we invite you to join us on June 20!  We will walk participants through an interactive demo of our first dashboard release. This release will offer modules that begin to look at who our workforce is, policy interventions...
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Health research conference sounds optimistic note for health workforce planning

The Health Workforce Canada team and I attended our first pan-Canadian health research and policy conference last week. We were warmly welcomed at CASPHR (Canadian Association for Health Services and Policy Research), and came away with a strong sense of hope and optimism for the future of our health workforce. It’s clear that everyone is...
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CEO Deb Gordon describes what health systems would be like in an ideal world

I was pleased to join the Canadian College of Health Leaders for part of their National Conversation on solutions for challenges facing the health system. Moderator Dr. Michael Gardam asked panelists to describe what health systems would look like in a perfect world, one where our health workforce was engaged and supported in Canada. It’s...
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