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Melanie Wood on film Living in HOpe, Human Centred Healthcare and Mental Health
Face2Face | 'Living in HOpe' is the culmination of more than a year of filming at The HOpe Centre in North Vancouver, offering viewers a challenge to rethink how we perceive people living with mental illness.
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Adrienne Silnicki | The Council of Canadians and our allies are calling on the government to create a continuing care plan that would integrate home, facility-based, long-term, respite and palliative care.
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Jane Williams | Premier Christy Clark has introduced activity-based funding to hospitals in B.C. despite evidence from other countries that this kind of model neither saves costs nor reduces waiting lists.
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Iglika Ivanova | Yesterday the CCPA released a new report that looks at the thorny issue of health-care reform in B.C. (and Canada) and identifies some practical, evidence-based strategies that have been successful.
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Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives | As Canada's premiers meet in Victoria to discuss health-system reform, a new study raises serious concerns about a new funding model that pays hospitals based on the number of surgeries they perform.
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The Media Consortium | Obama is teaming up with some traditional opponents of healthcare reform for a PR offensive this week.