Archive for June, 2014

The Growing Importance of More Sustainable Products in the Global Health Care Industry

Thursday, June 12th, 2014

Click here to download the entire PDF Sustainability as a business approach is becoming widely adopted by companies and organizations around the world. The health care sector is no different. This industry has begun to embrace sustainability mindset as the linkage between greener operations, improved health care and lower operating costs is becoming more apparent. [...]

Aanti-vaccine Tactics & Tropes within a Postmodern Cultural Context

Monday, June 9th, 2014

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The Politics of Healthcare

Monday, June 9th, 2014

Today’s News | a summary prepared by . . . Kimberly Hutchings Summer Student, Public Affairs & Member Communications, Ontario Hospital Association Privacy Breach is a Warning for all Ontario Hospitals | Toronto Star At the very least, the massive privacy breach at a Scarborough hospital is a pain for affected patients. But it’s also [...]

Ontario Candidates’ Healthcare Plans

Wednesday, June 4th, 2014

Ontario Liberal party:  Action Plan for Healthcare | Year Two Progress Report. Ontario Conservative party: Patient-centered Health Care | A Healthier Ontario. Ontario New Democrat Party: 

CMS Publishes 2012 Medicare Hospital Pricing Data

Wednesday, June 4th, 2014

    eHI Weekly News – CMS Publishes 2012 Medicare Hospital Pricing Data CMS Publishes 2012 Medicare Hospital Pricing Data During the annual Health Datapalooza Conference in Washington, D.C., the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services announced the release of the Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data for 2012. The data includes the 100 most [...]