Dec 14, 2017
By Michelle Saunders
The Wynne government’s changes to Ontario labour laws could add 100 million dollars to hospital costs next year. The Ontario Hospital Association will be after extra money for that when it makes its pitch to the government for annual operating funding at Queen’s Park today. That’s part of a requested funding increase totaling more than $1.1 billion to deal with overcrowding, inflation and growing demand for hospital services. We spoke to Dr. Shawn Whatley, President of the Ontario Medical Association about it.