Quinte Health Care is simply stopping elective surgeries for a week to deal with funding shortfalls from the provincial government.
The hospital’s CEO Mary Clare Egberts told The Intelligencer that the cuts weren’t in keeping with QHC’s new “patient-first” strategy but a lack of provincial funding leaves few options. The Intelligencer adds that QHC will also . . . → Read More: Defending Public Healthcare: Funding crisis forces hospital to cancel surgeries