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October 2020
PMH Free Flu Shot Clinics
Due to COVID-19 restrictions, appointments must be made for all flu clinics.  Find dates, times, locations and more on your local flu clinic.  Read more
Ten First-Year medical Students Participate in Rural Week
Despite the many challenges COVID-19 presented this year, PMH was able to host a scaled down version of ‘Rural Week’ in late summer.  Read more
MIPS Needs CPSW Partners For Better Outcomes
Patient Safety is more important than ever, and we need partners to spread the message during Canadian Patient Safety Week, October 26-30th, 2020.  Read more
Centre for Critical Studies of Rural Mental Health Spotlight
Examining the Mental Health Experiences and Resource Needs of “Frontline” Healthcare Workers in Rural Manitoba, Canada during COVID-19.  Read more
Mental Illness Awareness Week
Mental Illness Awareness Week was celebrated from October 4-10 this year.  Their messaging focused on "There is no health without mental health.  Make mental health a priority."  Read more
October is Occupational Therapy Month
Occupational Therapists help to solve the problems that interfere with a person’s ability to do the things that are important to them such as self-care, being productive and leisure activities.  Read more
Virtual Care Is New To Most Of Us
Only 10% of Canadians have experience with virtual care, but 41% would like to have virtual visits with their healthcare providers.  Read more
A Natural Sleep: Everyone Needs It, Not Everyone Gets It
The best sleep is a natural one - without sleeping pills.  While there may be a modest improvement in sleep satisfaction for the first few days, sleeping pills do not work long term.  Read more
Donations For PMH 
Generous donations were received around the region this past month.  Read more
CAEP Women in Emergency Medicine Local Heroes
Congratulations to Stephanie Robertson, Clincal Educator ER, Loree Vint, Clinical Educator Specialty Courses, and Stacey Kitz, EMO for their nomination as CAEP Women in Emergency Medicine Local Heroes.  Read more
National Breastfeeding Week October 1-7
The World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action encourages us to support breastfeeding for a healthier planet.  The interconnected nature of people and the planet requires that we must find sustainable solutions that benefit both.  Read more
PMH Classes And Education Sessions
Prenatal Sessions - Brandon
Provide additional support about pregnancy, child-birth and parenting.
For a full listing of classes and workshops click here.
Career Opportunities
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