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Patient Experience Advisory Committee

You often hear as a patient, you have to be your own advocate. Now there's a new group that will help give a voice to patients, their families and the community. Dianne Calvert Simms is district CEO. and Jay Hartman-Berrier is a patient advocate.

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Mainstreet Cape Breton - Dr Monika Dutt - Conversations about Community HealthNov 19, 2014 | 8:25Mainstreet Cape Breton Dr Monika Dutt - Conversations about Community Health Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Dr Monika Dutt - Conversations about Community Health Nov 19, 2014 | 8:25Today, on Community conversations about health Dr Monika Dutt talks about the impact of marijuana on today's youth.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - CBRM Mayor Cecil Clarke - Archibald's WharfNov 18, 2014 | 6:56Mainstreet Cape Breton CBRM Mayor Cecil Clarke - Archibald's Wharf Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton CBRM Mayor Cecil Clarke - Archibald's Wharf Nov 18, 2014 | 6:56There's concern a popular piece of land in North Sydney will soon be sold. Archibald's wharf features a park, restaurant and stage and is often the place the community gathers. But there are also hints of a major business interest comng into the area.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Seeking Council - Nov 17th, 2014Nov 17, 2014 | 15:19Mainstreet Cape Breton Seeking Council - Nov 17th, 2014 Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Seeking Council - Nov 17th, 2014 Nov 17, 2014 | 15:19This week on Seeking Council, we've pulled up an extra chair. From the Northside, Clarence Prince represents District 1, Charlie Keagan represents District 2 and from another corner of the municipality, we have district 11 councilor Lowell Cormier.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Bette MacDonald Book LaunchNov 13, 2014 | 17:28Mainstreet Cape Breton Bette MacDonald Book Launch Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Bette MacDonald Book Launch Nov 13, 2014 | 17:28A beloved Cape Breton fictional characters is now the star of her own book, "Mary Morrison's Cape Breton Christmas". Sydney actress and writer Bette MacDonald reads from her new book:
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Cheryl Maloney - Chrisma DennyNov 10, 2014 | 4:56Mainstreet Cape Breton Cheryl Maloney - Chrisma Denny Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Cheryl Maloney - Chrisma Denny Nov 10, 2014 | 4:56The Nova Scotia Native Women's Association is trying to help find 23-year old Chrisma Denny of Eskasoni. The Cape Breton Regional Police say she was last seen at the Eskasoni band office on Sept. 11th. There will is vigil for Denny in Eskasoni tonight.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Road Trip to Aspy BayNov 6, 2014 | 1:17:09Mainstreet Cape Breton Road Trip to Aspy Bay Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Road Trip to Aspy Bay Nov 6, 2014 | 1:17:09We're heading out on a Road Trip today to the very northern tip of our island. It's an area bordered on one side by the Cape Breton Highlands National Park and on another side by the vast wilderness of the Polletts Cove.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Kelly Cull - Flavoured  TobaccoNov 5, 2014 | 4:26Mainstreet Cape Breton Kelly Cull - Flavoured Tobacco Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Kelly Cull - Flavoured Tobacco Nov 5, 2014 | 4:26The Canadian Cancer Society was astonished with the Nova Scotia government's decision today to remove the ban on flavoured tobacco from Bill 60. Bill 60 aimed to regulate the sale and use of e-cigarettes, waterpipes, and flavoured tobacco.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Stacey MacNeil - #STUDENTHIGH5Nov 5, 2014 | 10:45Mainstreet Cape Breton Stacey MacNeil - #STUDENTHIGH5 Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Stacey MacNeil - #STUDENTHIGH5 Nov 5, 2014 | 10:45The #StudentHigh5 campaign supports expanding Aboriginal Business Education in Canada. Currently only 9.8% of the Aboriginal population receives a University degree versus 26.5% of the non-aboriginal population. This gap leads to significant disadvantage.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Greg Penney - High Quality H2ONov 4, 2014 | 6:05Mainstreet Cape Breton Greg Penney - High Quality H2O Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Greg Penney - High Quality H2O Nov 4, 2014 | 6:05New Waterford tap water won third place in the "Best Of The Best" Tap Water Taste Test at the 2014 Atlantic Canada Water and Wastewater Association Conference. Greg Penney is Manager of Water Operations for the Cape Breton Regional Municipality.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Mark Inglis - Making A DifferenceNov 4, 2014 | 8:28Mainstreet Cape Breton Mark Inglis - Making A Difference Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Mark Inglis - Making A Difference Nov 4, 2014 | 8:28This week on Making a Difference we meet Mark Inglis who grew up in Howie Center but now calls Ashby home.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Léo LeBlanc - Sydney Co-op Food Market ClosesNov 3, 2014 | 1:58Mainstreet Cape Breton Léo LeBlanc - Sydney Co-op Food Market Closes Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Léo LeBlanc - Sydney Co-op Food Market Closes Nov 3, 2014 | 1:58Management at the Sydney Co-op Food Market Closes says the store has been losing money for years and there is no choice but to close. At the end of the month Co-Op will close it's doors for the final time putting 31 employees out of work.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Cape Breton TenorsOct 30, 2014 | 12:29Mainstreet Cape Breton Cape Breton Tenors Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Cape Breton Tenors Oct 30, 2014 | 12:29The Cape Breton Tenors play the Savoy Theatre on November 1st. Members Peter Gillis , Robyn Cathcart, Paul Gatchell and Johnathan MacInnis give a sneak preview for Mainstreet listeners.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Changes to Education: Karen CaseyOct 30, 2014 | 9:21Mainstreet Cape Breton Changes to Education: Karen Casey Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Changes to Education: Karen Casey Oct 30, 2014 | 9:21The Minister's Panel on Education released a report representing what Nova Scotians say are the most important issues to improve the system. Education Minister Karen Casey accepted the report and announced work will begin immediately.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Artisync - Create-A-Thon WinnersOct 29, 2014 | 18:31Mainstreet Cape Breton Artisync - Create-A-Thon Winners Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Artisync - Create-A-Thon Winners Oct 29, 2014 | 18:31On October 25th and 26th, Artisync Technologies hosted Cape Breton's first Comic Create-A-Thon. A two day event where teams of 3-5 people will create a complete book. Artisync and Comic Book Create-A-Thon winners team Sirens discuss their winning book.
Mainstreet Cape Breton - Wanda Robson - Museum of Human RightsOct 28, 2014 | 9:13Mainstreet Cape Breton Wanda Robson - Museum of Human Rights Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Wanda Robson - Museum of Human Rights Oct 28, 2014 | 9:13The story is familiar to everyone in Nova Scotia, Viola Desmond stops by a movie theatre to see a show but is asked to move to another section for no reason other than her skin colour. She refused. Today a celebration and exhbition in her honour.

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