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'In-and-out' surgical hospital visits

I am amazed to discover that after I have surgery for melanoma, which will require a drain for several days under my right arm, I do not qualify for any home care. 210 more words

Letters

Ontario bill would overhaul $50 billion health-care system, close CCACs

Ontario’s Liberal government has introduced legislation aimed at improving patient care which calls for some major changes to the $50-billion health-care system.

The 14 Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs) set up by the Liberals will be given an expanded role while the Community Care Access Centres (CCACs) created by the previous Tory government will be shut down. 339 more words

Health

Ontario To Axe CCAC In $50 Billion Health Care Overhaul

(Nothing to see here: Federal Health Minister mum on Ontario Closure of Community Care Access Centres)

The horror stories continue for the people of Ontario, with the federal government still very much on the sidelines.   232 more words

Accountability

Save the Clifton Cultural Arts Center!

When we started Crafty Supermarket seven years ago here in Cincinnati, we were filling a need that had previously been unmet for a place for modern crafters and avant garde artists to meet and sell their work. 619 more words

Cincinnati

CCAC, IUP Students Heading To Flint To Help With Water Crisis

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – There have been many protests and hearings. The water crisis in Flint, Michigan has been discussed by the presidential candidates on the campaign trail as well. 362 more words

News

“Care as a relationship” is key to good long-term care: research

What are long-term care residences around the world doing right?  That’s the question an international research team travelled across North America and Europe to find out. 1,125 more words

Health System