News & Updates

Medical Assistance in Death presentation

November 14, 2016 Medical assistance in death is now legal in Canada. But many people still have questions about the process. A special panel discussion in Thunder Bay will look at the accessibility of the procedure, and some of the lingering ethical dilemmas. [Read More]

Palliative care requires detailed planning: Experts

November 7, 2016 The challenges involved with providing palliative care in remote communities are almost entirely predictable, which is why palliative care physicians say careful planning is key to overcoming barriers. [Read More]

North West Dementia Network Fall Newsletter

October 17, 2016 [Read More]

Health Quality Ontario Yearly Report

October 14, 2016 I am happy to note that this year's report offers a piece on Palliative Care: Palliative Care at the End of Life looks at the care and services that palliative care patients received during the critical last month of their life. Throughout, stories from caregivers and health care providers of patients at the end of their life are featured, to provide intimate details of their experiences that cannot be captured by the data alone. [Read More]

North West LHIN Regional Palliative Care Newsletter September 2016

October 3, 2016 September Issue of the North West LHIN Regional Palliative Care Newsletter highlights many of the priorities for our region and also a summary of CERAH education. [Read More]