“Physician assistants are relatively new to the Ontario health-care scene,”he said, adding it was a program he taught at McMaster University for eight years. Two things people complain about when it comes to family doctors, Remington said, is how long… Read more »
Remington highlighted the benefits of having a physician assistant, chief among them reduced wait times. The PA can also increase the availability of care outside regular clinic hours and can work under directives, allowing them to practise when the doctor… Read more »
The solution is a simple one. Take all medical services provided inside hospitals, as well as in other institutions whose operating budgets are now funded by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, and transfer the funding envelope for those… Read more »
If you’ve got a problem you can’t solve “no matter how hard you try” you have two choices: keep trying, or take a second look at what the problem really is. New Brunswick has a doctor shortage. This has been… Read more »
It is all hands on deck in N.B. when it comes to addressing our congested emergency rooms and medical clinics…more.