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Doctors must reduce opioid prescriptions: Josh Tepper

For the past several years health experts across the country have been sounding the alarm about the dangers of doctors over-prescribing opioids. Disturbingly, though, the results of a new study from Health Quality Ontario indicate that the message is falling on deaf ears.

"...one of the key takeaways from this is that a huge source of opioids into our society is actually through the prescription pad,” says Dr. Joshua Tepper, president and CEO of Health Quality Ontario. Click here for the full report.

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Matters of Life and Death: Public Health Issues in Canada

Watch André Picard and Dr. Andreas Laupacis at Breakfast with the Chiefs, May 10, 2017

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Focal Points in Health IT

John H. Daniels, Global Vice President, Healthcare Advisory Services Group, HIMSS Analytics

 

Raising the Bar: The Changing Face of Health Standards and Accreditation Around the World

Leslee J. Thompson at Breakfast with the Chiefs May 4, 2017

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