Revolving door still spinning at Alberta Health Services executive suite in wake of $3-billion 'Sonic boom'David J. Climenhaga | Little of the saga of how Alberta Health Services chose an Australian company to build and run a privatized super-lab in Edmonton, including the latest development, makes much sense.
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | Given the circumstances, it's clearly going to be easier for the Prentice PCs to clear up their latest problem than it will be for the Smith Wildrose Party to deal with its.|
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | Yes, there's been a management facelift. But where the rubber hits the road? Nothing has changed.|
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | Building new continuing-care beds is exactly what got Alberta into its current health care mess. So it's hard to see how changes announced yesterday are going to make much difference.|
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | Former Alberta premier Alison Redford said the fired CFO of Alberta Health Services would never be paid severance despite his contract. AHS now admits he was fired without cause and should be paid.|
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | Sorry, but if you want real change in Alberta, you're going to have to vote to change the government.|
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | What's Alberta's new PC leader to do? He can hardly throw the old crowd under the bus at the same time as he's putting some of them back in the cabinet driver's seat.|
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | A substantial WBC give-back will mean many companies and other employers will receive what some might call a substantial hidden subsidy.|
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | If more candidates don't come forward soon, the Alberta PCs may have to adopt a 'negative option leadership candidacy' policy or risk an extremely boring race!|
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | Serious, life-threatening delays in lung surgeries were a problem in Alberta in the 1990s. They still are. Is there a connection between what happened then and is happening now?|
Ex-CFO files suit against health minister, Alberta Health Services for breach of contract, defamationDavid J. Climenhaga | Former Alberta Health Services CFO Allaudin Merali is said in a media report to be seeking more than $6 million in damages in a lawsuit.
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | If Alberta Premier Alison Redford thinks paying a $45,000 travel bill is going to make the travel-costs controversy that's been dogging her disappear, she can think again.|