OPSEU Diablogue: Centric claims physiotherapy funding decision will have little impact on its private clinics

It came as no surprise that the private designated OHIP physiotherapy clinics failed in their legal bid to use a judicial review to slow down plans to transfer their publicly funded patients to the Community Care Access Centres. While the government … Continue reading →

False positive: private profit in Canada's health care: Missed Opportunity: Corporate Conglomerate Buys Shouldice Center

The Ontario Government has missed an opportunity with the sale of the Shouldice Clinic to health care conglomerate, Centric Health.  The government could have purchased Shouldice and integrated its services into the public health care system: after all, Shouldice was funded from the public purse. A good comparator for the missed opportunity is the Kensington ...