Since last Thursday, Alberta has seen 4 consecutive days of breaking the previous records of new daily cases of COVID-19.
As of this week, St. Michael’s Health Centre in Lethbridge has at least 3 COVID-19 cases, according to two emails I recently obtained.
Meanwhile, the city has the lowest number of hospital acute beds in the province.
3 healthcare workers confirmed with positive COVID-19 test results.
When Jason Kenney says “just the facts”, I think what he means is “just some of the facts”.
With privatized services, you’d be paying not only for the labour of those workers; you’d also be paying for the profits of the private companies providing the services.
Yesterday, the UCP government announced that for the first time, there were over 11,000 doctors registered to practice in Alberta.
In the second quarter of 2020, Lethbridge had the highest fentanyl death rate in the province and had doubled ER visits and EMS responses.
The person who wanted to limit access to some aspects of palliative care in Alberta will be responsible for determining how funding is spent on palliative care, potentially including end-of-life care.
The UCP government recently published a statement regarding some new CIHI data regarding physicians in the country. The statement makes some claims that I wanted to clarify.