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Sector-specific resources for health care professionals.
  • Becoming a Doctor (610.922 Bec)
    From student to specialist, doctor-writers share their experiences.
  • Becoming a Health Care Professional (610.737069023 Bec)
    Offers students, career changers, and current healthcare workers looking for new opportunities a wealth of information on where a job in healthcare can take them.
  • Canadian Medical Directory (Ref 610.69502571 Can)
    An annual listing of physicians and specialists across Canada.
  • Careers in Medicine (610.69 Sac)
    detailed descriptions of a range of interesting medical careers
  • First Year Nurse (610.73069 Fir)
    This book shares with you the wisdom and warnings of hundreds of experienced nurses.
  • Health Guide Canada / Guide Canadien De La Santé (Ref 362.11025 HEA)
    A handbook on chronic and mental illnesses and health services in Canada, including: hospitals, long term care facilities, home care, medical clinics and laboratories.
  • Opportunities in Allied Health Careers (610.69 Kac)
    information on the types of jobs available for health paraprofessionals.
  • Opportunities in Holistic Health Care Careers (331.761615535 Tie)
    ,”provides a complete overview of the job possibilities, salary figures and experience required to enter the field of holistic health care.”
  • Opportunities in Nutrition Careers (613.2023 Cal)
    Information on the types of jobs available for nutritionists in the food services industry, the community and public health sector and the corporate world.
  • Opportunities in Physician Careers (610.69023 Sug)
    Information on preparing for medical school, looking at residency training and picking a medical specialty.
  • So You Want To Be A Counselor? (331.7613610602373 Nef)
    ,”personnel insights from professionals working in the field.”
  • The Medical School Interview (610.71173 Des)
    Winning strategies from Admissions Faculty
  • The Shift (610.73092 Brown)
    What is it really like to be a nurse working a 12 hour shift? Theresa tells her story.
  • Vault Career Guide to Health Care Management (331.76136210973 Coh)
    ,”an inside look at health care management career paths, from administrators to executives.”
  • Vault Career Guide to Nursing (331.76161073069 Jen)
    ,”get the inside scoop on nursing careers.”
Web Sites
  • Absolute Health Care (USA)
    A specialized health care/medical job site with over 1,000 clients and over 175,000 posted healthcare/medical jobs.
  • Can Med
    catering to all types of positions in the Canadian health care industry
  • Canadian Kinesiology Alliance
    A non-profit organization promoting the advancement of and advocates for the profession of kinesiology in Canada.
  • Canadian Medical Placement Service
    A Canadian recruiting agency specializing in the placement of medical professionals on a permanent or locum basis.
  • Canadian Nurse
    ,”Mission: To connect with Canada’s RNs (in both official languages) and be their must-read source of information and news on topics that are relevant to their practice,”
  • Exercise Jobs
    Job postings, resume service and career resources for fitness and exercise professionals.
  • HealthCare Job
    listing of jobs and resources for Canadian health care professionals
  • Healthecareers: Healthcare Jobs in Canada
    ,”Find healthcare jobs ranging from Pharmacy to Physician in Canada.”
  • Job Science
    A large network of health care career sites.
  • OTJobs.com
    A comprehensive job board specifically for occupational therapists.
  • Physical Therapist Online
    an online opportunity for physical therapists and people interested in physical therapy.
  • Professional Association of Internes and Residents of Ontario
    PAIRO is the official representative voice for all medical doctors training in the province.
  • PTJobs.com
    Dedicated to the physical therapy industry, this recruiting site was created as a one-stop solution for finding good job opportunities or qualified candidates.
  • Workopolis: Healthcare Services and Wellness
    Job postings for health care jobs.
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