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  1. June 18, 2019 Health policies key factor in hospitalization of seniors

    Government policy and infrastructure have a substantial impact on hospitalization of older adults, according to a University of Waterloo study.

    The study examined the experiences of 254,664 patients in home-care programs and 162,045 residents in long-term care in Alberta, British Columbia and Ontario.

  2. June 12, 2019Expert advisory - pharmacare

    An advisory council appointed by the federal government recommended the establishment of a universal, single-payer pharmacare system in Canada in a report released June 12. 

  3. June 11, 2019 New tool shows that goodwill may trump profit as a work motivator

    Researchers at the University of Waterloo have found that individuals may be more motivated to do work for their favourite charity than for money.  

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