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Small Improvements in Canada’s Wait Times

June 6, 2014

Canadians have been lamenting over wait times for medical care and procedures for many years, an important indicator ...

Wait, and wait some more, isn’t what the doctor ordered

September 7, 2013

If there is a long lineup, and people in the queue need something, some of those people will do what they can to move ...

Wait Times in Canada – Transformation is imperative

June 14, 2013

Wait Times in Canada – Transformation is imperative The Wait Time Alliance (WTA) has once again released their ...

“Shedding Light on Canadians’ Total Wait for Care” – Wait Time Alliance

July 27, 2012

July 27, 2012 – Wait times for critical medical procedures has not improved since last year, according to the Wait ...

Shedding Light on Canadians’ Total Wait for Care – A New Wait Time Alliance Report

June 29, 2012

July 3, 2012 – Wait times for critical medical procedures has not improved since last year, according to the Wait ...

Seniors voice concerns over West Island health services

December 6, 2011

This article was published by CBC.ca  November 27th 2011.  To see this story and to read related stories on the ...

Wait Times Alliance Update 2011

September 29, 2011

September 28th 2011:  With the wave of Provincial elections set to sweep the country this Fall, the healthcare debate ...

A Sin of Omission: Sabotaging our Efforts to Improve ER Wait Times

September 29, 2011

September 28th 2011: Have you been to the Emergency Room and been forced to wait hours before being admitted?  Have ...

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The MOST Important Policy Issue, a.k.a., Welcome to the Twilight Zone

September 8, 2011

Riddle me this: Canadians say that I am their #1 policy priority and a source of great national pride. Today I am ...

Hot Talks – The History of the 'Patient Experience'

June 24, 2011

June 24, 2011 The patient experience is becoming a health sector priority, even if it may not feel like it when youre ...