McMaster University offers an on-line Master program, directed to healthcare professionals who are seeking to assume or have assumed a leadership role in a variety of healthcare sectors. Graduates of the program will demonstrate new knowledge and skills in communication, political and healthcare environments, organizational behaviour and human resources management, research awareness and leadership. This on-line, part-time, course based degree fits easily into an individual’s lifestyle.
Announcement involving Accrediation of Respiratory Therapy Programs
On October 16th, 2017, the CSRT announced the board of director's decision that the CSRT would refocus on strategic paths more closely tied to its mandate as a national professional association, leaving the regulatory requirements of accreditation to the regulatory bodies. Read more.
Medi-Lexico Respiratory Therapy is a free iPhone and Android app for Health Care Professionals. This ap is offering French/English lexicon of medical terminology. It contains audio clips and allows you to find a specific medical term. listen to its pronunciation, commicate with more confidence and improve your vocabulary at any time.
It includes a total of 195 specific medical terms in each language. To learn more or access see Medi-Lexico
National Competency Framework update
The National Competency Framework is the foundation document that informs education curriculum, the CBRC exam, scopes of practice, and continuing competency requirements.
I am writing to provide an update on the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) situation in Africa and the development of response plans for the remote possibility of a suspect or confirmed EVD case in Nova Scotia.