OPSEU Diablogue: Vector Poll — Most Ontarians think McGuinty government is doing a poor job on major health priorities

Deb Matthews may want to get out more. We’ve previously noted that Ontario’s Health Minister has made far fewer public speeches than her predecessors. The Ministry’s on-line speech archive lists two speeches for Matthews this year, one for last year. … Continue reading →

OPSEU Diablogue: Hospitals to compete on cost as province introduces new funding mechanisms

In March Deb Matthews told the media that 36 hospitals will have their budgets cut by as much as three per cent when this year’s new hospital funding formula rolls out. This week the Ministry held a technical briefing and … Continue reading →