A segment of Ontario’s medical professionals feel ‘neglected’ from pandemic pay - Kingston
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A segment of Ontario’s medical professionals feel ‘neglected’ from pandemic pay – Kingston

It’s been nearly two weeks since Ontario Premier Doug Ford announced various front-line workers would receive an extra $4 per hour for their contributions to fighting COVID-19. A few days after the initial announcement on April 25, the province expanded the “pandemic pay” to additional health-care sector workers, including paramedics and public health nurses. READ […]

There's A Federal System For Signing Up Medical Volunteers — But It's Neglected – Getaka
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There’s A Federal System For Signing Up Medical Volunteers — But It’s Neglected – Getaka

There’s a growing need for volunteer doctors to help treat patients infected with coronavirus. Reza Estakhrian/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Reza Estakhrian/Getty Images The Trump administration has done little to take advantage of an emergency system built after 9/11 to recruit volunteer doctors, nurses and other health care workers, even as hospitals scramble to […]