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South Africa appeals to Canada to stop recruiting its MDs.
  • A. J. Ehman, P. Sullivan
  • Political Science, Medicine
  • CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association journal…
  • 6 February 2001
South Africa's high commissioner to Canada has issued an unprecedented appeal to this country's health ministers, asking them to stop recruiting South African physicians. Andre Jaquet says SouthExpand
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Cut circumcision from list of routine services, Saskatchewan MDs advised.
  • A. J. Ehman
  • Medicine
  • CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association journal…
  • 3 September 2002
The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Saskatchewan is asking family doctors to consider the physical risk to the patient and the legal risk to the physician before becoming involved in theExpand
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Saskatchewan first with mandatory reporting of medical errors.
  • A. J. Ehman
  • Medicine
  • CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association journal…
  • 18 February 2003
New legislation in Saskatchewan — the first of its kind in Canada — will soon require mandatory reporting of all medical errors to the province's Department of Health. Currently, “adverse event”Expand
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Lack of Aboriginal health professionals a “huge issue”
  • A. J. Ehman
  • Medicine
  • Canadian Medical Association Journal
  • 26 October 2004
The federal government's announcement of $100-million over 5 years to train Aboriginal health professionals is welcome news, but unlikely to make a big dent in the shortfall, medical insiders say.Expand
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Court battle looms over Saskatchewan's new cigarette laws
Cigarette maker Rothman's, Benson & Hedges is asking the court to overturn Saskatchewan's stiff new antitobacco laws. The laws, which came into effect in March, ban the display of cigarettes inExpand
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Saskatchewan's 22-month wait for an MRI is “almost criminal” says radiologists' association
  • A. J. Ehman
  • Medicine
  • Canadian Medical Association Journal
  • 2 March 2004
Saskatchewan is under fire for having the longest waiting time in the country for a diagnostic MRI — a whopping 22 months. The Canadian Association of Radiologists (CAR) describes the situation asExpand
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Mandatory error reporting in Saskatchewan
  • A. J. Ehman
  • Medicine
  • Canadian Medical Association Journal
  • 9 November 2004
Saskatchewan has become the first jurisdiction in Canada to require health districts to report all medical errors to the province. The Saskatchewan Department of Health will analyze the details ofExpand
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Prairie First Nations groups planning 8 private MRI clinics
  • A. J. Ehman
  • Medicine
  • Canadian Medical Association Journal
  • 31 August 2004
At least 8 First Nations are considering establishing for-profit MRI clinics, through agreements with the Canadian Association of Radiologists (CAR). CAR Chief Executive Normand Laberge is talkingExpand
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Roots of reform
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Acute care revolution on way in Saskatchewan?
  • A. J. Ehman
  • Medicine
  • CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association journal…
  • 15 May 2001
A long-awaited study of medicare in Saskatchewan could change the way some of the province's physicians work and how they are paid. The report's author, Ken Fyke, recommends a sweeping reorganizationExpand