OpEd: Closure of Cape Breton Hospitals
We are very concerned about the state of healthcare in Cape Breton following the McNeil government’s recent announcement to close the Northside and New Waterford hospitals. The government abruptly made this decision to cancel important services without any concrete details for the way ahead. Families in Cape Breton deserve a health care system they can … Continue reading "OpEd: Closure of Cape Breton Hospitals"
McNeil’s hospital closures leave Cape Breton with more questions than answers
Official opposition MLAs say the health crisis in Cape Breton will only get worse if the McNeil Liberals don’t provide the details surrounding their hospital closure plan. This week the government announced they were shutting down Northside General Hospital and New Waterford Consolidated Hospital. Premier McNeil provided very few details about the closures and that … Continue reading "McNeil’s hospital closures leave Cape Breton with more questions than answers"
Hospital closures cause chaos instead of providing care
Progressive Conservative health critic and Northside Westmount MLA Eddie Orrell says today’s McNeil Liberals hospital closures will cause chaos rather than provide care Cape Bretoners desperately need. “Today’s announcement does nothing to address thousands of men, women and children who still don’t have a family doctor or access to the care they deserve, ” says … Continue reading "Hospital closures cause chaos instead of providing care"