Collaboration of physicians, community, health authorities needed for successful rural recruitment and retention

Dr. Alan Ruddiman, sector lead for recruitment and retention, RCCbc Several rural communities throughout BC continue to experience shortages of healthcare workers. However, despite the many expensive ads posted in newspapers and magazines and job postings on recruitment web sites and Twitter, despite the active engagement of health authority recruiters … Continue reading

Healthcare collaborators to discuss interprofessional education, practice at CABIV

Physician leading a trauma team of nurses and EMTs. Photo: MilitaryHealth via Creative Commons   Interprofessional health educators, practitioners, researchers, advocates, students, and patients and their families will be gathering together in Vancouver from June 14-16, 2013 at the Hyatt Regency for the fourth international Collaborating Across Borders conference (CABIV). … Continue reading