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CANADA: Preventable Medical Death in Montreal

June 20, 2011

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CANADA: Charlie Fidelman¬†shares this heartbreaking and infuriating story in the Edmonton Journal about the needless death of 38 year old Christine Sasseville. According to Quebec’s coroner, serious gaps in Christine’s care during the delivery of her son led to her death. A child grows up without a mother… a young man is a widower and […]

Trouble in Canada

April 12, 2011

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CANADA:  Jonathan Sher at the London Free Press reports that a political movement is underway to stifle public accountability about hospital performance. When will our elected officials stop working against the people? And when will hospitals take responsibilty for the care they provide? Thanks to Helen Haskell for passing this along.