In the September 10 edition of Brunswick News publications, Premier Higgs sent the warning of tough calls to be made in Health Care in NB. This can be interpreted as a warning shot across the bow. Next we could expect some changes to be outlined later either in the legislature or in the budget.
Then public policy expert Donald Savoie released his book that outlines Canadian democracy in peril. Governments have gotten a long way from listening to the people.
The need for reform of the health system on several levels is beyond dispute; the public is well aware of many elements that require serious modernization. Many such issues have been documented in previous commentaries here. Read more here
Ken McGeorge, BS,DHA,CHE is a career health care executive based in Fredericton, NB, Canada.