March 2013

Originally posted in This past January 2013, the Health Council of Canada released results from the 2012 Commonwealth Fund International Health Policy Survey. Some of the results have been summarized below. For more complete information, read the full report. The survey which included over 2000 primary care physicians across Canada and almost 10,000 physicians […]

On January 28, 2013 on Hull on Estates, Moira Visoiu and Paul Trudelle discuss retaining an expert in elder care. Specifically, they mention Elder Caring Inc., a private company that can provide an assessment or wellness plan. Paul and Moira also discuss how these plans can be used in preparing for the future as well […]

Originally published in March 18, 2013: Last week two female residents of a Long Term Care facility were assaulted and one was fatally injured by another resident of the same facility. At the time of writing of this blog, details were not known. The cognitive state of the accused is unclear and whether or […]

Originally published at Today is International Women’s Day and a wonderful opportunity to take pause and appreciate all the wonderful women with whom we live, work and love. We know that woman live longer. In 2012 life expectancy at birth for males was 78.89 years and for woman 84.21 years. There are 500 women […]