Happy National Nursing Week!

National Nursing Week is May 6 to May 12, 2019. This week, Choosing Wisely Manitoba is proud to celebrate the dedicated and hard-working nurses who play an integral role in the health and well-being of Canadians. Choosing Wisely Canada worked with the Canadian Nurses Association to put together recommendations that encourage healthy conversations between nurses Read More

Choosing Wisely Manitoba at the 2019 National Meeting

Choosing Wisely Manitoba is proud to participate at the Choosing Wisely Canada National Meeting on May 27, 2019. Concurrent sessions feature breakout and workshop sessions that will highlight Choosing Wisely implementation projects and interactive discussions with presenters. Two Manitoba students are presenting their work during Session 2. Routine creatine kinase testing does not provide clinical utility Read More

Earn Continuing Professional Development Credits for Choosing Wisely Activities

CPD Opportunities for Primary Care Providers Pearls™ When you complete a Pearls ™ exercise that includes a specific question and literature search involving any one of the Choosing Wisely Canada recommendations you earn 6  Mainpro+ credits. Linking to Learning Exercises When you participate in a Linking Learning to Assessment exercise that reflects improvement in practice Read More

March is Pharmacists Awareness Month

March is Pharmacists Awareness Month

Pharmacists play an integral role in patient care by providing safe and effective medication management. Each March, Pharmacists Awareness Month recognizes the important contributions pharmacists make to Canada’s health care system. Choosing Wisely Canada worked with the Canadian Pharmacists Association to develop six Choosing Wisely recommendations that encourage healthy conversations between pharmacists and patients. Here Read More

Choosing Wisely Manitoba Advisory Committee

Choosing Wisely Canada is a campaign to help clinicians and patients engage in conversations about unnecessary tests, treatments and procedures to make smart and effective choices to ensure high quality care. To deepen our efforts to ensure that patients and the public voices are heard in all aspects of the campaign, we are looking for Read More