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Alberta must show leadership in resolving ER crowding

Prentice must show leadership on solving hospital crowding problem

By Alan Drummond, Calgary Herald October 14, 2014

Jerry Orpe sits in his room in the South Calgary Health Campus on October 8, 2014.

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Boarded ER patients suffer - MacLeans

Report: 1 in 10 ER patients face lengthy waits for beds

‘Despite the best efforts of nursing staff to keep people comfortable, we don’t do a good job’ 843 more words


The shameful wait for Emergency Care

Hospital emergency room wait is more than 28 hours for 10% of patients: report

Sheryl Ubelacker, Canadian Press | October 7, 2014 6:36 PM ET… 414 more words


ER Boarding: a polite way of saying we are killing your granny

  • ‘Granny killing’

André Picard correctly reminds us of the two waits for emergency care: those in the waiting room and, more importantly, the sick and elderly who languish in ER hallways waiting for a ward or ICU bed (Seniors-On-Stretchers: A Health Care Disgrace, Sept. 110 more words