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Work as a nurse in Canada: how to become, how much it costs and what salary

Many immigrants are interested in working as a nurse in Canada. However, starting to study the information, it is difficult to find certain specifics. Is it possible to confirm the diploma of a nurse in Canada? How much will the training cost? What is the duration of training? What positions and salaries can be expected? Alexa Franciss, program advisor at Vancouver’s popular medical college at Stenberg College, gave us answers to all the most popular questions.
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Health Insurance in Canada: Information by Provinces

Health care in Canada is funded by the state from taxes received by the treasury. Citizens and permanent residents of Canada with state health insurance do not pay for most medical services. You can get a medical insurance policy in your province or territory.

In some provinces, people who have only received a residence permit can immediately take advantage of local health insurance programs. Other provinces set a waiting period of up to three months. During this period, private medical insurance comes to the rescue.
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Canada’s health care system is not perfect, but it works.

Canada’s health care system is not perfect, but it works. And most importantly, it works efficiently.

There is a stormy discussion about the future of medical reform – it has both passionate supporters and categorical opponents. But everyone agrees that we must follow the developed countries here. What in practice is the medicine we are dreaming of – Europes who live abroad and know about it not from the rumors will tell.

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Caution: food allergens!

The recently adopted law of Canada “On information for consumers regarding food products” contains a new requirement: now the labeling of products must necessarily indicate substances that may cause allergic reactions or intolerance.

At the same time in the list of ingredients allergens should be clearly highlighted (font, color background, etc.)

When food becomes poison

Food allergies are very common in our time. If you have allergies, your immune system believes that certain foods can cause harm to your body, and begins to fight them. In most cases, the symptoms of allergies are relatively safe: a rash, diarrhea, or stuffy nose. But stronger reactions also occur, such as anaphylactic shock, which can be deadly.

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It’s time to treat babies in a European way

The other day, a conference of pediatricians called the West meets the East: pediatric practices in the public health system was held in Toronto. She was devoted to the rules of evidence-based medicine, new standards and old errors in pediatrics. Similar UAP conferences have already been held in Toronto, Vinnitsa and Ivano-Frankivsk – in this way, medical activists are trying to create a developing pediatric community, to unite doctors who want to get acquainted with the best international experience and improve their level of knowledge.

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Analogues of drugs in the US and Canada. Comparison of medications

Many residents of the EUROPE countries upon arrival ask themselves the question: what are the analogues of drugs in the USA …

Work as a nurse in Canada: how to become, how much it costs and what salary

Many immigrants are interested in working as a nurse in Canada. However, starting to study the information, it is difficult …

Health Insurance in Canada: Information by Provinces

Health care in Canada is funded by the state from taxes received by the treasury. Citizens and permanent residents of Canada …