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CISSSO prepares for ‘worst case scenario’

CISSSO prepares for ‘worst case scenario’

Services at regional hospitals, including Maniwaki, Pontiac and Wakefield, could be drastically cut this summer, according to a worst-case scenario contingency plan developed by the Outaouais healthcare service, Centre intégré de santé et des services sociaux de...
Fatal deficit

Fatal deficit

An ER doctor in Gatineau is ringing alarm bells and says that more patients will die after services at the Hull hospital are slashed in the coming weeks.  Dr. Peter Bonneville, president of Conseil des médecins, dentistes et pharmaciens (CMDP) of the Integrated...

Praise for English healthcare

With all the negativity swirling around the centralized system of Santé Quebec and its impact on English healthcare, it’s important to highlight positive experiences whenever they happen.  And I must admit that the level of care and expediency I recently received...

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