Health Care Providers

Alcohol Disorders, Opioid Prescribing, and Opioid Use in Primary Care

February 12th, 2017

Public Health Resources for Syrian Refugees in Kingston

January 26th, 2017

Refugee Health Initiative

November 13th, 2016

Physician Resources for Opioid Management

September 10th, 2016

Patient Resources for Chronic Pain Management

September 10th, 2016

Syrian Refugees

December 11th, 2015

Poverty Costs Saskatchewan

This 2014 report details the economic costs of poverty in Saskatchewan.

August 12th, 2015

The State of Homelessness in Canada

This 2014 report describes the factors that contributed to increasing crisis of homelessness in Canada, and potential remedies for the situation.

August 12th, 2015

Physicians and Health Equity: Opportunities in Practice

This 2013 report was written to support the Canadian Medical Association’s efforts to transform healthcare and help their members alleviate inequities in health status and improve the health of Canada’s most vulnerable populations.

August 12th, 2015

What Makes Us Sick?

This document takes an extensive look at the issue of how factors beyond the health care system impact a persons health and delves into the question of how factors such as income, housing, nutrition, and early childhood development all play a role in the general health of the public.

August 12th, 2015

Continuing Medical Education (CME) Module

This is a project intended to raise awareness among Canadian physicians about the fact that poverty is a risk to the health of individual patients.

August 12th, 2015

Determinants of Health Walking Tour: Socioeconomic Status in Rideau Heights – Experiential Learning for Physicians

his educational walking tour, developed by Masters of Public Health students at Queen’s University, has been designed specifically for physicians, and aims to improve knowledge of the impact that socioeconomic status has on health and develop strategies to screen for poverty and address the determinants of health in clinical practice.

August 12th, 2015

Health and Homelessness: A Reference for Canadian Health Care Providers

This module, designed by Canadian Family Medicine, Public Health and Preventive Medicine, and Emergency Medicine residents, aims to help health care providers in providing culturally appropriate care for persons experiencing homelessness.

August 12th, 2015

Globe and Mail Editorial

This editorial by Dr. Gary Bloch about the impact of poverty on health in Canada was published in the Globe and Mail on January 27, 2014.

August 12th, 2015

Ontario College of Family Physicians Primary Care Interventions into Poverty

The Poverty Intervention Resources for primary care were developed by physicians in partnership with the Ontario College of Family Physicians.

August 12th, 2015

Ontario Medical Review Series on Poverty and Health

The October and November 2013 issues of the Ontario Medical Review featured a series of articles on the relationship between income and health.

August 12th, 2015

Ottawa Inner City Health Resources

A list of resources specific to Ottawa inner city health

August 12th, 2015

Resources for Prescribing Narcotics

A helpful list of resources for prescribing narcotics information.

August 12th, 2015

What’s Up in Family Medicine?

his issue of What’s Up in Family Medicine contains a variety of resources to aid family doctors in treating poverty, including a TEDx talk by Dr. Gary Bloch and details on Treating Poverty Workshops.

August 12th, 2015

Questions to Ask Yourself and Resources That Can Help

January 23rd, 2007