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… Lire la suite »
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… Lire la suite »
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… Lire la suite »
It is all hands on deck in N.B. when it comes to addressing our congested emergency rooms and medical clinics…more.
New Brunswick needs to ramp up the use of physician assistants to offset long wait times at emergency rooms and allow for greater access to primary care services, says an advocacy group representing the infrequently used healthcare workers. Patrick Nelson,… Lire la suite »