Archive for: September, 2015

Ontario’s Doctors in the News

In the News
Service fee reduction could affect patient care, Ottawa doctors warn [CBC]
Doctors launch ‘virtual day of action’ to fight fee cuts [Windsor Star]

CIHI Report doesn’t show full strain placed on Ontario health system

Toronto, Sept 29, 2015 – Ontario’s 28,000 doctors go to work every day to put our patients first. For us, it’s simple: there’s no job more important than the health of our patients. CIHI’s report release today shows that Ontario continues to have one of the lowest doctor-to-population ratios in the country, lower than all…

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Ontario’s Doctors in the News

In the News
Ontario doctors urge binding arbitration as fee cut looms [Toronto Star]
Patrick Brown grills Premier Wynne over Physician Cuts [YouTube]Doctor Recruitment More Difficult [Bayshore Broadcasting]
An open letter to Minister Hoskins from the Ontario Association of Radiologists [OAR]

Physician Blogs
When Liberal math doesn’t add up by [Medium.com]
Ontario’s Healthcare Crisis [OntarioHealthCuts]

Ontario’s Doctors in the News

In the News
Ontario doctors go on the offensive in wage dispute [Globe and Mail]
After 60% hike over 10 years, Oct. 1 cut for doctors a ‘modest discount,’ minister says [Windsor Star]
Doctor claims fee cuts may push physicians out of Ontario [Global News]
Ontario doctors take fight against pay cuts to Twitter [CTV News]
Response to the Globe and Mail article [Ontario Association of Cardiologists]

Letters to the Editor
Local health care isn’t healthy [The Peterborough Examiner]

Physician Blogs
Envy, doctors and relativity by Dr. Shawn Whatley [blog]

 

 

Ontario’s Doctors in the News

In the News
Clawing back doctors incomes [CTV News Toronto]
Ontario doctors crying foul over upcoming fee cut [Canada AM]
Ontario doctors launch social media campaign to protest fee cuts [CP24]
Dear Premier Wynne – Our Patients Need Care, Not Cuts [Huffington Post]
Ontario to Cut Important Specialized Health Care Services by 29% [Newswire]

Blogs
A Doctor for a Daddy: The Politics of Healthcare 2.0 [Welcome to Mummyhood]

Ontario’s Doctors in the News

In the News
Are Democracy and Health Care Mutually Exclusive in Ontario? [Huffington Post]
Whats Happening to Health Care in Ontario? [Medium.com]

Ontario’s Doctors in the News

In the News
Patients the losers in doctor dispute [The Globe and Mail]

Letters to the Editor
The Liberals: Robbing Peter to pay Paul by Dr. Nadia Alam [Toronto Sun]

Physician Blogs
A wasted chance to transform health in Ontario by Dr. Scott Wooder [blog]

Ontario’s Doctors in the News

In the News
Ontario Medical Association cries foul over province’s proposed cut to fees paid to physicians [Orillia Packet]
As a Family Doctor, Ontario’s Latest Cuts to Physicians Make Me Want to Quit [Huffington Post]

Letters to Government
Open letter to Premier Wynne & Minister Hoskins re: unilateral funding cuts for physician services [opnlttr]
Open Letter to Premier Wynne and Health Minister Hoskins [Facebook]

Letters to the Editor
OMA disputes Hoskins’ claims [London Free Press]
Doctors worried about future [London Free Press]

Physician Blogs
A good time to be a doctor? – By Dr. Gail Beck [blog]
Doctors action plan – By Dr. Shawn Whatley [blog]

Ontario’s Doctors in the News

In the News
Zero Tolerance for the Liberal’s Bullying Tactics [Medium]

Letters to Government
An open letter to government by Dr. Chris Bryne [Facebook]

Letters to the Editor
Doctors grossly underpaid [London Free Press]

Ontario’s Doctors in the News

In the News
South Bruce Peninsula calling on health minister for help [Owen Sound Sun Times]

Letters to Government
Concerned Doctors to MPP Gelinas and MPP Yurek [letter]

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