Tag Archives: health care system

Government’S Last Minute Offer To The Ontario Medical Association Disrespectful To Doctors

The following is a statement from the Ontario PC Critic of Health Jeff Yurek on the government’s newly proposed three-year deal with the OMA: “Early this morning we learned that the Minister of Health and Long-Term Care presented the Ontario Medical Association with a new three-year plan. “The Ontario Medical …

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Statement from PC Health Critic Jeff Yurek on Family Doctor Week 2015

“On behalf of the Ontario PC Caucus, I would like to commend Ontario’s family doctors for their dedication to their patients and the delivery of quality health care services throughout all parts of the province. Family physicians are a critical component of the health care system. They are frequently the …

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Yurek questions Minister of Health on the availability of doctors for Elgin-Middlesex-London

QUEEN’S PARK –This morning MPP Jeff Yurek rose in the legislature to question the Minister of Health & Long Term, Dr. Eric Hoskins, about the state of Ontario’s health care system and the availability of doctors in rural communities throughout Ontario. “Under your imposed contract with the Doctors in Ontario …

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Yurek Recognizes FASD in Legislature

September 10th, 2013 by Community Office QUEEN’S PARK – September 9 marked the annual, province-wide awareness day for Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD).  Today, Elgin-Middlesex-London MPP Jeff Yurek addressed the Legislature to officially recognize and thank community members who organized and took part in St. Thomas’ awareness demonstration. While many …

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STEGH Celebrates Nursing Week May 6-12

Highlights Include STOP! Clean Your Hands Day, and STEGH’s First Mental Health Day St. Thomas, ON – Nursing Week 2013 takes place May 6-12, honouring the effort and dedication of nurses to the ever evolving health-care system. National Nurses Week, was chosen around Florence Nightingale’s May 12th birthday and today, …

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