Progress cutting hospital wait times has stalled
TORONTO — Progress towards cutting the time Canadians have to wait to get critical operations and health procedures has stalled, a new update on the wait-times initiative suggests.
Though there were early gains after provinces committed themselves to attacking wait times in 2004, there has been little.......Read More
Not all ICUs need a specialist at night: study
The results, published in the New England Journal of Medicine, counter an argument from some in the medical community that ICUs need round-the-clock intensivists -- doctors who specialize in critical care.
"Our knee jerk reaction is to try to put intensivists in every ICU at all hours of the.......Read More