The OHC expressed outrage at the process by which the Ford government is rushing their new sweeping health care restructuring legislation through and is demanding public hearings across Ontario.
Canada’s nurses are optimistic about the interim report released today by the Advisory Council on the Implementation of National Pharmacare.
The Canadian Health Coalition supports federal legislation that will ban the private sale of blood and ensure blood and plasma remain safe and public.
A national poll released today reveals that Canadians support a national universal prescription drug program, and they believe it is worthy of public investment.
Canada’s federal government seems poised to prop up the status quo instead of going upstream
More than 100 public health care advocates, including members of the United Steelworkers, visited MPs on Parliament Hill last week to push for universal public pharmacare.
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Canada’s nurses launch a national petition on violence against health care workers, sponsored by MP Doug Eyolfson
If Doug Ford wants to end hallway medicine, he should support legislation promoting healthy wages and paid sick days.
Linda Silas of the Canadian Federation of Nurses Union discusses the fight for a national pharmacare guided by principles of universality, single payer, public administration, and national formulary.
Ontario’s hospitals’ hallway medicine and bed crisis will deepen under Premier Doug Ford’s public service cuts and promised tax cuts, the Ontario Council of Hospital Unions (OCHU) warned.