‘Happy to be here’: N.L. health-care workers help expand Fort McMurray’s ICU

Jennifer Richard didn’t hesitate when the Alberta government issued a call for help. The critical care nurse practitioner from St. John’s, N.L., is one of a seven-person team assisting with … Read More

Saskatchewan prepared to send critical COVID-19 patients to Ontario

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted October 13, 2021 3:24 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Spaces at Saskatchewan hospitals are so limited … Read More

Saskatchewan close to activating triage protocol

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted October 13, 2021 12:02 pm     Updated October 13, 2021 2:15 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article … Read More

58 Alberta ICU doctors pen letter saying it’s ‘not too late to change course’ on COVID-19 crisis

“Currently, Alberta ICUs are running at well over 150 per cent of normal capacity.” That’s part of the message in a letter sent to all Albertans from 58 intensive care … Read More

Burnt-out health-care workers prepare to take on Alberta’s COVID-19 patients

Dr. Paul Parks doesn’t want to put families through this. With Alberta talking to other provinces to potentially help care for some of its COVID-19 patients, Parks is preparing for … Read More

COVID-19 variants could see B.C. set new ICU record by early April: data expert

Experts are warning that British Columbia’s recent surge in new COVID-19 cases could see record pressure on B.C.’s hospitals as new variants of concern take hold in the community. On … Read More

48-year-old Toronto man who spent 110 days in hospital due to COVID-19 shares vital warning

Vini Silva describes being back home after nearly four months at Humber River Hospital in Toronto battling COVID-19 like coming back from a long flight or journey. “You just have … Read More

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