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Technology has been a staple in businesses, governments and other organizations for many years. Why are hospitals so far behind? Not only would the better use of the new fangled Internet and office software and procedures save time, it could improve quality of care. What other sector still uses pre-computer administrative practices?
Ahead of their meeting with federal finance minister Bill Morneau, provincial finance ministers are building a federal-provincial agenda of their own.
Provincial leaders are asking for a 25 per cent increase of the Canada Health Care Transfer to cover all health-care spending.
Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall is urging health-care providers across the country to use "lean management techniques" in their service delivery, and thinks the federal government could play a bigger r...
OTTAWA - The provinces are grappling with the real possibility that they may soon be delivering health services without the guidance of a formal, national health care accord, The Canadian Press has le...