Tag Archives: Doctors

Hospital wait times drop 16 per cent in Ontario, report says Life,News

By: Kylie Vaillancourt The average waiting time of nine of ten patients that have waited in emergency has dropped 16 per cent, a new report says. Health Quality Ontario CEO and President Dr. Joshua Tepper says that the waiting times dropping shows good progress particularity in the context that the overall volumes in the emergency

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A year of battling the worst Ebola outbreak News

One year ago today, the World Health Organization released the initial report looking back on its past year battling the Ebola virus.

By Chelsea Howard Médecins Sans Frontières, also known as Doctors Without Borders released a report entitled “Pushed to the Limit and Beyond,” that looked into the year of the largest Ebola outbreak. The Toronto Star reported that the agency has deployed more than 1,300 international staff, who have witnessed more than 2,500 patients die from

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Patients secretly filming doctors a growing trend Uncategorized

By Kelly Snider Smile hospital staff, you might be on camera as a growing number of patients are videotaping their visits. Sally Bean, a Sunnybrook bioethicist, told Humber News a lack of trust between patients and healthcare staff could be a factor in the monitoring doctors, nurses, and other staff. “There’s been an increase in

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