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November 4, 2009

Private delivery of services should not even be considered, says Canadian Health Coalition.

October 8, 2009

The private consultants behind the eHealth spending scandal weren’t able to contain themselves from pinching the public purse for every last dime." - Warren (Smokey) Thomas.

October 7, 2009

Increasing incarceration of people with mental issues is cruel and unusual punishment – NUPGE.

October 7, 2009

804 people surveyed across the province in mid-September by NRG Research Group.

October 6, 2009

'We all need to learn more about the burden of mental illness on individuals, families and our society and try to raise awareness and advocate on behalf of those Canadians who are suffering in silence.' - James Clancy.

July 30, 2009

MGEU and other health care unions address health and safety concerns relating to flu outbreak.

June 18, 2009

Exposed to risk doing daily diagnostic tests.

June 7, 2009

NAPE says home care and support services for persons with disabilities must be addressed in Newfoundland and Labrador.

June 4, 2009

'I think we need to look at our whole system and re-evaluate how these calls come in.' - Tim Scharer, Winnipeg Paramedics Local 911.

May 25, 2009

$50-million class action suit could involve up to 4,000 employees of company contracted by Alberta Health Services to handle payroll and benefits.