January 2016

Canada needs to better manage healthcare system’s workforce

A new health accord must include the establishment of a dedicated health workforce agency, reality in pretty much every other country except Canada, and we need one badly.

November 2015

Palliative Care Versus Assisted Death

Palliation, according to my dictionary, is the temporary relief of pain and suffering. Assisted suicide, of course, makes the relief permanent.

November 2015

Proposed user fees for health services threaten the Canadian healthcare system

November 2015

Healthcare Under Attack in Quebec

November 2015

War and Remembrance

October 2015

What Questions Should You Ask Your Next Nonprofit Leader?

The most valuable assets of any organization with a purpose – whether it’s for-profit or not-for-profit – are its people, and that’s why hiring is so important

September 2015

Transitioning to Value-Based Healthcare

September 2015

Healthcare - How We Live, Environment - Where We Live, and Economy - How We Make A Living

August 2015

There’s no such thing as “free health care” in Canada

he notion of “free health care” seems to have gained cult-like status in Canada. This is perplexing given that provincial/territorial government spending on health care (including federal transfers) accounted for ...

August 2015

Wait times continue to drag healthcare outcomes down

Are Canadian wait times for hip replacement justified or could they be shortened? It will take political courage to improve Canada's healthcare system