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AMN Healthcare Survey: Physician Appointment Wait Times Up 8% from 2017, Up 24% from 2004
September 12, 2022 09:00 ET | AMN Healthcare Services Inc
DALLAS, Sept. 12, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The time it takes to schedule a new patient physician appointment in 15 major metropolitan areas has increased by 8% since 2017 and by 24% from 2004,...
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New OHIP Service Connects Patients with Skin Cancer Specialists Within Hours
January 05, 2021 10:45 ET | Skinopathy
TORONTO, Jan. 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Skinopathy, a Canadian medical technology start-up founded in 2020 has launched GetSkinHelp.com, an OHIP-covered online service that reduces the wait times...
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Fraser Institute News Release: Atlantic province’s health-care wait times longest in Canada
December 10, 2020 05:00 ET | Fraser Institute
HALIFAX, Nova Scotia, Dec. 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Atlantic Canadian patients continue to endure the longest health-care wait times in the country, finds a new study released today by the...
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Canada’s health-care wait times eclipsed 20 weeks in 2019; second-longest wait ever recorded
December 10, 2019 05:00 ET | Fraser Institute
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Dec. 10, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The median wait time for medically necessary treatment in Canada this year was 20.9 weeks, finds a new study released today by the...
Le temps d’attente pour recevoir des traitements médicaux au Québec atteint 16,3 semaines
December 10, 2019 05:00 ET | Institut Fraser
MONTRÉAL, 10 déc. 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cette année au Québec, le temps d’attente moyen pour recevoir les traitements médicaux nécessaires était de 16,3 semaines, en légère augmentation...
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Fraser Institute Media Advisory: How long do Canadians wait for health care? Annual report coming Tuesday, Dec. 10
December 09, 2019 06:00 ET | Fraser Institute
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Dec. 09, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On Tuesday, Dec. 10, the Fraser Institute will release its annual survey of health-care wait times in Canada. Waiting Your Turn: Wait...
Institut Fraser Avis Aux Médias : Combien de temps les Québécois attendent-ils pour recevoir des soins de santé? Le rapport annuel sera publié le mardi 10 décembre
December 09, 2019 06:00 ET | Institut Fraser
MONTRÉAL, 09 déc. 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Le mardi 10 décembre, l’Institut Fraser publiera les résultats de son sondage annuel sur les temps d’attente dans le milieu des soins de santé au...
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Fraser Institute News Release: Medical wait times cost Canadian patients more than $2 billion in lost wages in 2018
March 28, 2019 05:00 ET | Fraser Institute
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 28, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Long waits for surgery and medical treatment cost Canadians $2.1 billion in lost wages last year, finds a new study released today by...
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Fraser Institute News Release: Ontario’s health-care wait times no longer shortest in Canada
December 04, 2018 05:00 ET | Fraser Institute
TORONTO, Dec. 04, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ontario can no longer claim the shortest median wait time for medically necessary treatment in Canada, with patients in the province waiting an estimated...
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Fraser Institute News Release: Health-care wait times in Alberta eclipse six months; nearly 11 weeks longer than Saskatchewan
December 04, 2018 05:00 ET | Fraser Institute
CALGARY, Alberta, Dec. 04, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Alberta’s median wait time for medically necessary treatment was 26.1 weeks this year—nearly 11 weeks longer than patients in neighbouring...