WHETHER IT IS TO PERFECT YOUR USE OF MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY OR TO LEARN ABOUT THE ACTIVE OFFER OF HEALTH CARE SERVICES IN FRENCH, THERE IS A TRAINING OPPORTUNITY FOR THAT!
The Professional Excellence Program of the Consortium national de formation en santé (CNFS)
This program aims to improve the knowledge of professionals, managers and students through lunchtime conferences on different themes. Participants can attend conferences physically or connect via video conference or webinar.
Training at the Collège Nordique Francophone
The Collège nordique francophone provides French as a second language course. In collaboration with the Réseau TNO Santé, they hold training session regularly to improve the offer of health care services in French. Stay tuned!
Online Training in Medical Terminology at Collège Ahuntsic
This course focuses on the terminology encountered daily by employees dealing with medical documents. At the end of the program, staff will be able to understand the meaning of the medical terms used in the workplace.
Online Training on the Active Offer of Health Care Services at Université de Moncton
The active offer of health care services is the set of measures taken to ensure patients receive services in the official language of their choice, without having to ask for them. These services must be readily available, accessible, and of comparable quality to services offered in the other language.
The benefits of treating patients their mother tongue:
more accurate health assessment
lower risk of error
better understanding and adherence to treatment
better use of resources
better health outcomes
lower health care costs
Health-awareness Sessions by the University of Ottawa
The University of Ottawa’s Faculty of Medicine offers two public health-awareness events, for the public, and to Francophone communities in a convivial setting. The sessions are held in the spring and fall and cover a variety of topics explained in simple and accessible language