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 […]
June 11, 2019
‘Death by donation’: Why some doctors say organs should be removed from some patients before they die
June 11, 2019
https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/london/lhsc-purple-armband-10000-patients-1.5160439  
January 29, 2019

Purple armbands necessary to protect nurses union head says

Purple armbands necessary? “A London, Ont. hospital policy that flags patients with a history of violence or the potential for violence is necessary to keep workers safe, […]
January 22, 2019

Mature Minors and MAID

January 14, 2019

Advance Requests for Medical Aid in Dying

The Council of Canadian Academies was asked by the Federal Government to report on three areas of MAID legislation: Advance Requests, Mature Minors, and Where a […]
February 23, 2017

Code Silver and ethical duties to care and protect

In 2015 the Ontario Hospital Association determined that hospitals should develop Code Silver policies to manage a response to an incident with a person with a […]