Entries by Deron Hamel

Administrator underscores role of storytelling in strengthening health system

OMNIway stories capturing attention outside Ontario December 13, 2013 — Deron Hamel When a nurse in Nova Scotia was recently looking for information about the Behavioural Supports Ontario (BSO) initiative he did an Internet search and came across an OMNIway story about Streamway Villa’s success with the program that’s posted on the Central East Local […]

G8 health ministers commit to curing dementia by 2025

OMNI administrator shares thoughts on international plan Thursday, December 12, 2013 — Deron Hamel The health ministers of the world’s eight largest economies committed on Wednesday to finding a cure for dementia, a condition affecting an estimated 44 million people worldwide, including 500,000 Canadians, by 2025. It’s estimated that 1.4 million Canadians will have some […]