Health Ethics

March 20, 2020

Tough Decisions

Robert Butcher: The tough decisions our health-care system may have to make in the COVID-19 crisis
March 18, 2020

Masks and Solidarity

Solidarity   Sharing resources in a time of scarcity Your hospital has just received a request from a neighbouring hospital to share your supply of N95 […]
March 17, 2020

Trust

Trust None of us is in a position to “know” all of the things we might want or need to know in order to make decisions […]
March 17, 2020

The Duty to Provide Care

The Duty to Provide Care A pandemic situation presents unprecedented challenges as organizations prepare to meet unforeseen demands and challenges and as individuals face their own […]
March 17, 2020

Tragic Triage

Tragic Triage, Thinking About – and Planning for the Unthinkable.   What if… What if we don’t manage to “flatten the curve?”  What if the health […]
November 14, 2019

“Dead Enough” more on Taquisha McKitty, Part 2.

In October the Ontario Court of Appeal released its decision in the McKitty v. Hayani case. McKitty v. Hayani, 2019 ONCA 805 http://www.ontariocourts.ca/decisions/2019/2019ONCA0805.pdf Despite the fact […]