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Ontario hospital length of stay in rapid decline, Canadian average now 21% longer
New hospital inpatient length of stay data published by the Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI) indicates [1] Ontario lengths of stay continue to decline, but the pace of decline has picked up, and [2] the gap between the Ontario and Canadian a...
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Health Care and the Budget: Not Much
Health care and hospital funding : Despite significant
new revenue, health care spending is almost exactly identical to the amounts
planned in last year’s Budget for 2015-2018.  The total health budget for
2015/16 came in (on an “interim” basis) basically t...
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Health care declining as share of economy and program spending
Federal Health Cash Transfers  to the Ontario government will rise 5.94% in 2016/17, or by $778 million. This, in itself should amount to a 1.5% increase in Ontario even without a single extra penny from Ontario tax revenues.  This will follow a $736 millio...
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Revenue up $1.2 B: Ontario overestimates deficit -- for the sixth year
The Ontario government is forecasting that it will beat the
deficit forecast for the sixth year in a row according to the province's Fall  Economic Outlook and Fiscal Review . The deficit for
this year is forecast to be $1 billion less than forecast in the ...
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The long series of failures of private clinics in Ontario
For years CUPE has been concerned the Ontario government would transfer public hospital surgeries, procedures and diagnostic tests to private clinics. CUPE began campaigning in earnest against this possibility in the spring of 2007 with a tour of the provi...
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Ontario to cut funding for hospital infrastructure in half. Austerity bites
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Ontario government recently  put out a release bragging that they will fund $50
million per year to renew existing hospital facilities.  However,
in her September report the Auditor General reported that  Ontario hospital funding is
less than the renewa...
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Ontario loses 19,000 public sector workers while rest of Canada gains 73,000
There has been a general trend downwards in public sector employment in Ontario according to Statistics Canada. In the last two years, Ontario has lost 19,000 public sector workers, with most of the loss occurring in the last year. The downwards trend in On...
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37 health care findings by the Auditor General: Performance Problems
The litany of health care problems identified by the Auditor General is frightening. Here's thirty-seven of them. Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs): Problems, Problems, Problems LHINs have not met performance expectations. "Most LHINs performed bel...
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Canadian hospital funding now 25% more than Ontario funding
Provincial government per capita expenditures on hospitals continue to decline.  This is the third year of absolute decline according to Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI) data. Of course hospital services are also affected by inflation,
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Provincial government per capita expenditures on hospitals continue to decline. This is the third year of absolute decline according to Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI) data. Of course hospital services are...
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An interesting story from the Spec on the threat of private clinics to public hospitals
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    1978
  • University of Toronto
  • York University
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