Bill 21 effectively addressed the facility fee issue, but the federal government, RHAS
, public interest groups, and the College of Physicians and Surgeons continued to be concerned about how public safety would be maintained, since the ministry's guidelines on contracting out were not seen as being strong enough.
married a widow from Sepanggang with one son.
The reforms make RHAs
fully accountable to the central government and give them responsibility for allocating resources over almost all types of government-funded health care.
Most recently, RHAS
has expanded the 'Healthy Kitchen' project, which has taken a holistic approach to engaging with local communities and organizations.
A stakeholder advisory group (SAG) was established with representatives from the research team (from Canada and Trinidad and Tobago) and the RHAs
Because of the importance of getting the staff of the RHAs
on board, presentations of the findings were made at the end of the first and third rounds at their monthly meetings.
To date the Institute has engaged citizen members of advisory councils to RHAS
in its consultation exercise, participated in a national "Speak Up" campaign intended to encourage patient involvement in their care, and staged a forum on mandatory reporting, disclosure and privacy, and access to information in relation to adverse events and the use of personal health information.
But in December, McLetchie signed a parliamentary motion rejecting the expansion - and failed to declare his firm, Tods Murray, were advising the RHAS
can collect data, make epidemiological analyses and inspect and evaluate health services, although assessments of general performance - i.
The key focus at present is on consolidating these reforms, especially the refinement of contracting and pricing methodologies between RHAs
and the various providers, as well as RHAs
and the government.
The 12 current Regional Health Authority CEOs will continue to lead the day-to-day operations of the RHAs
until the Saskatchewan Health Authority launches.
Contact is being made with the RHAs
to begin coordinating training sessions using a train-the-trainer approach.