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Communities are taking the lead on vaccinating hot spots

The provincial system for booking vaccine appointments, which has been confusing and dysfunctional for many, can require resources and skills that those who are most vulnerable to contracting COVID-19 don’t always have.

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Saying Goodbye on FaceTime

Participating in that call was “gut-wrenching,” Shaikh said, but she realized that to maintain the emotional stamina she would need to make it through the pandemic, she would “have to change (her) perspective.”

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Virtual simulation in nursing education: Balancing care for the ‘failing heart’ and the ‘breaking heart’

Proponents of the simulations say they give students a solid foundation of technical and theoretical knowledge, but more importantly, they develop higher-level cognitive skills.

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Seniors with dementia in LTC homes are using virtual reality to relive their pasts

Caregivers and researchers hope that LTC residents who visit lifelike simulations of meaningful places from their pasts will recall old memories not yet motheaten by dementia, causing them to feel a sense of wistful joy, a swell of pride and to open up to others.

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Could AI make health care more human?

CHARTwatch, is a tool that uses artificial intelligence (AI) to continuously monitor the medical status of patients on Saint Michael’s General Internal Medicine unit.

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‘You need not be alone anymore’: The doctor redefining palliative care

Palliative care physicians were no longer on-call consultants or experts brought in only when it became clear that a patient was forgoing curative or life-prolonging medical treatment. They became a fixture of the emergency department.

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How one ER partnered with a mental-health organization to care for youth in distress

First-hand knowledge of what it’s like to struggle with mental illness and substance use – and what it takes to recover – complements the clinical expertise of the ER team.

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Exploring Technologies and Their Impact on Compassionate Digital Care

Good Tech, Compassionate Care Podcast: This conversation focuses on exploring technologies and their impact on compassionate healthcare

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Teaching Compassion in Digital Healthcare

Good Tech, Compassionate Care Podcast: In this conversation, Educators and Learners reflect on the challenges of teaching, and learning, compassion in this digital age.

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Digital Interventions During COVID on Mental Health

Good Tech, Compassionate Care Podcast: Today’s conversation focuses on how digital interventions during COVID impacted the way we deliver compassionate care.

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