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As demand for mental health services grows, funding stagnates

Mental health service providers in the Ottawa region say they are struggling to cope in the face of continued provincial funding freezes.

The largest of them, Royal Mental Health Centre, announced job cuts and other reductions Monday to eliminate a $4.2 million shortfall. 509 more words

Local News

Chris Vander Doelen: Another sad tale of incompetence

As if Ontario didn’t have enough problems with its health care, add a pay dispute between the province and the small group of doctors who look after the dying. 809 more words

Opinion

Relationship building with the LHINs

Health care providers have found religion when it comes to involving patients in the planning and decision-making process. At this year’s OHA HealthAchieve every administrator was quick to extol the virtues of soliciting community participation. 1,194 more words

Local Health Integration Networks

Greens leave out health care from their streamlined platform

The Greens had an in-depth party platform on health care in 2011. In this election they can barely bring themselves the say the word “health.” 325 more words