Ontario emergency room visits remain high

Ontario emergency room visits remain high

Canadians have the highest rates of emergency room visits among high income countries   You’re getting home after a long day at work and the cough that has been bugging you just doesn’t seem to be letting up. Your muscles ache, you’ve got chills and you hear a slight wheeze when you breathe out. What […]

Waiting for emergency care – how long is too long?

Waiting for emergency care – how long is too long?

Patient-centred healthcare could reduce wait times and improve the Canadian health system

Patient-centred healthcare could reduce wait times and improve the Canadian health system

Overcrowded EDs, stressed staff and concerns about patient safety are problems witnessed more often than any health care professional would wish. How to prevent this chaos?