Four strategies for turning local healthcare innovation into routine practice everywhere

Four strategies for turning local healthcare innovation into routine practice everywhere

What started as pilot project by two frustrated doctors is evolving into standard practice as more jurisdictions, including the Ontario government, get on board.  Dr. Clare Liddy and Dr. Erin Keely share their story – and their lessons learned along the way. Dr. Clare Liddy is a Tier 2 Chair, Associate Professor and Clinical Investigator […]

What the Democrats’ ‘Medicare for All’ plan could spur in Canada

What the Democrats’ ‘Medicare for All’ plan could spur in Canada

Should the loudest voices prevail on proposed tax reform — even if it is shrill hyperbole?

Should the loudest voices prevail on proposed tax reform — even if it is shrill hyperbole?

What do doctors really have to fear from the feds’ tax crackdown?

What do doctors really have to fear from the feds’ tax crackdown?

For colon cancer, the best screening test is likely the one you’re willing to do

For colon cancer, the best screening test is likely the one you’re willing to do

The sky is falling on small business – or is it?

The sky is falling on small business – or is it?

Qu’ont réellement à craindre les médecins du resserrement des règles proposé par le fédéral en matière d’impôt?

Qu’ont réellement à craindre les médecins du resserrement des règles proposé par le fédéral en matière d’impôt?

One in six Ontarians left behind in healthcare reforms

One in six Ontarians left behind in healthcare reforms

Primary care is considered the front door to our health care system. Whether you’re going for a general check-up or have just been diagnosed with cancer, your family doctor makes sure you get the tests, treatment and care you need.

British Columbia’s failed healthcare experiment

British Columbia’s failed healthcare experiment

Our first point of contact with the health system — often referred to as ‘primary care’ — should result in prompt and efficient care for our general health concerns, and coordinate our journey through the system when we need more specialized care.

Our healthcare system designed for the convenience of practitioners, not patients

Our healthcare system designed for the convenience of practitioners, not patients