New patient ombudsman legislation an insult to Ontario hospital patients and long-term care residents, families
April 2, 2014 |
The Ontario government is offering “a mockery of a legitimate complaints process for hospital patients and long-term care residents."
Private health clinics using manipulative tactics to over-bill patients: Ontario Health Coalition report
March 26, 2014 |
a significant number of private clinics are both billing OHIP and charging patients fees on top ranging from $50 - $3,500 or more.
Canadians want federal leadership in health care: National day of action starts campaign for new Health Accord
March 26, 2014 |
We are sounding the alarm to alert Canadians to the fact that the Harper government is not providing federal leadership in health care.
March 24, 2014 |
Urge Health Minister Deb Matthews and health critics France Gelinas and Christine Elliott to put aside partisan differences to ensure that confidence in our blood system remains intact.
March 21, 2014 |
"The quality of health care that Canadians receive should not depend on where you live or your ability to pay," said James Clancy, NUPGE National President.
March 19, 2014 |
We are sounding the alarm to alert Canadians that the expiry of the Health Accord means the end of federal leadership in health care and cuts of $36 billion to health transfers over 10 years.
March 12, 2014 |
Nova Scotia's Health Minister Leo Glavine floated the idea that people should have to demonstrate healthy lifestyles before accessing our health-care system. Here's why such an idea will fail.
March 10, 2014 |
Volunteers across Ontario will hold a referendum to ask residents to vote to stop the Ontario government's plan to cut local public hospitals and contract clinical services out to private clinics.