Understanding the Canadian Health Care System
Using a variety of classroom activities; such as lectures, role-play, case studies and group discussion, participants will have the opportunity to become familiar with the Canadian health care system, context and culture.
This course will focus on:
The federal and provincial governments’ involvement in health care.
Cultural competence, communications, patient centered practice and safety.
Ethics in health care.
Working with other health care professionals.
The importance of professionalism and lifelong learning.