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Oct 7, 2014Patients admitted to hospital spend almost 5 times longer in ED than non-admitted
1 in 10 emergency department (ED) patients required admission to hospital in 2013–2014, and they spent 4.7 times longer in the ED than those who were not admitted.
Sep 18, 2014Your Health System website reveals Canadian health care statistics by hospital, region, province and territory
A unique website from the Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI) will allow Canadian hospitals, health regions, provinces and territories to compare how they measure up on 37 indicators related to access, quality of care, patient safety and emerging health trends across the country.
Sep 9, 2014Number of doctors in Canada is rising, but average payments remain steady
For the first time in almost 15 years, the amount paid to physicians in Canada appears to have flattened out, even though there are more physicians in the workforce than ever
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