Action plan for responding to COVID-19 : OHA

The Ontario Hospital Association (OHA) welcomes the government's comprehensive response to the COVID-19 pandemic, particularly its investments in hospital services and the wider health...

RNAO’s statement on COVID-19: personal protective equipment (PPE) & ventilators

The evidence of asymptomatic infection of COVID-19 necessitates that all health-care workers facing patients, residents and clients wear a surgical mask at all times. Health...

New zero-emission vehicle initiative in Canada’s health sector

A new collaborative zero-emissions vehicle (ZEV) initiative is launching this week that will see the Canadian Coalition for Green Health Care and Plug’n Drive...

CMA welcomes more aggressive steps from the federal government to contain the COVID-19 pandemic

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau outlined measures today that effectively closes the border to those who are not Canadian citizens or permanent residents, with some...

Don’t leave older Canadians behind in COVID-19 preparedness

There are approximately 1.5 million Canadians living with frailty right now and they are at an increased risk for severe, adverse health outcomes from...

Demographics and disruption will shape the future of work in the healthcare sector

By Niranjan Vivekanandan Our country’s ability to thrive and prosper requires our hospitals to do the same. Their importance to our economic and social well-being...

Canada ranks last on number of hospital beds, wait times

 Despite spending more on health care than most other developed countries with universal coverage, Canada has a relatively short supply of doctors and hospital...

Federal election: Party leaders address health care professionals

Federal election: Party leaders address health care professionals             Andrew Scheer, Leader of the Conservative Party My mother was my hero. When she graduated high school, she...

Ending hallway healthcare

By Marie Sanderson Maureen Coleman always looked forward to her 6:00 a.m. swim every day. On one early morning, her swimming buddy noticed she looked...

Paramedics in six provinces to provide palliative care in the home

New training for paramedics will increase access to palliative care in the home for patients and families, where they want it The Canadian Partnership Against...

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