Tag Archives: health care

Mental Health Patients Suffer Under Rationing Of Health Care Dollars

QUEEN’S PARK – This morning Ontario PC Health Critic Jeff Yurek (MPP Elgin-Middlesex-London) questioned the Liberal government on the impact of rationing health care on mental health patients. “Minister, your government’s rationing of healthcare has created a crisis in Ontario. Last week in London, 22 mental health patients were left waiting …

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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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STEGH Celebrates Nursing Week May 12-18

Nursing Week 2014 takes place May 12-18, honouring the effort and dedication of nurses to the ever evolving health-care system. International Nurses Day is celebrated around the world every May 12, the anniversary of Florence Nightingale's birth. Every day Nurses have a significant impact on the lives of people in our community, our country and around the world. This week is an opportunity to honour the contributions Nurses make to our community and the field of health care.

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Do your health benefits “suck”…?

Your Benefits Plan Should Always Meet Your Health Needs…Otherwise, what’s the “benefit”??? Every year, Ontario businesses make decisions about what kind of health care coverage they can afford. Each organization determines its own priorities and needs based on their budget. Just because the economy has changed, does not mean our health care …

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