Proposed Legislation Erodes Independence and Expertise of Alberta’s Healthcare Institutions
Bill 30 makes significant changes –including facilitating the privatization of surgical services – paving the way for corporate involvement in the delivery of health services, and altering the manner in which doctors can be paid.
Responding to the COVID Crisis
Our collective response to the pandemic has shaped its evolution and changed the rules governing how we work, play and interact with one another. Will it also change healthcare? Will the change be forever and for the better?
COVID-19: Canada’s Response Must Now Focus on Quality
Now is the time for Canada’s healthcare systems to coordinate a quality strategy for their COVID-19 response and marshal quality management expertise to ensure success.
Where Do We Go from Here? Confronting Racism in Healthcare
As Canadians we are not special or much different from our neighbours. Racism, both individual and systemic, is rampant throughout our country. And no, the health system is not the altruistic, infallible institution we believe it to be.
St. Joseph’s Health System is looking for a new Chief Administrative Officer
Can you envision a model for “accountable care” at the system level? Are you a courageous healthcare leader that excels by building relationships, promoting collaboration, managing change, and seeking out innovative solutions? St. Joseph’s Health System in Hamilton might be the place for you. Apply here.
Rick Glazier, Scientific Director of the Institute of Health Services and Policy Research at the Canadian Institute of Health Research
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