Doug Ford says patients getting ‘care they need’ amid Ontario ER closures

Doug Ford says patients getting ‘care they need’ amid Ontario ER closures

As emergency rooms continue to close and complaints mount about Ontario’s hospitals, Premier Doug Ford said the province’s health-care system is meeting the needs of patients. Watch The National live on YouTube Sunday-Friday at 9 p.m. ET Subscribe to The…

N.L. rolls out incentives to support nurses amid nationwide hospital staffing crunch

N.L. rolls out incentives to support nurses amid nationwide hospital staffing crunch

Newfoundland and Labrador is hoping that funding and services such as signing and retention bonuses, as well as better overtime rates, will ensure nurses stay in the province and on the job. Elsewhere in Canada, hospitals are grasping for their…