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Ontario Health Minister Eric Hoskins announces $3.6M in funding for Southlake radiation treatment unit - ‎Jul 12, 2016‎
Health Minister Eric Hoskins announced $3.6 million in funding for the Southlake Regional Health Centre's Stronach Regional Cancer Centre, money that will help cover the cost of the radiation unit that opened in February.
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Home care gets $100-million boost from province

Toronto Star - ‎Jul 19, 2016‎
“We know they deliver the lion's share of support to family members and loved ones,” Health Minister Eric Hoskins said Tuesday at a downtown apartment building with assisted living services.

Hoskins' treatment of docs sick

Toronto Sun - ‎Jul 20, 2016‎
Health Minister Eric Hoskins has one big, fat medical mess on his hands. The tentative agreement with the province's doctors is under fire from physicians around Ontario who say the deal will make them pay for increased costs to the system.

BENNER: Cryptic – but hopeful

Welland Tribune - ‎Jul 22, 2016‎
... us a new Niagara south hospital would be built in Niagara Falls in the obvious hope of getting her Liberal candidate elected in that riding, we're hearing a rather different message from our political leaders, as well as the current health minister ...
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Group calls for resignations over doc deal

Toronto Sun - ‎Jul 17, 2016‎
Advocacy group Concerned Ontario Doctors is calling for the resignation of Health Minister Eric Hoskins, among other officials.
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Province pledges $3M to Guelph, Wellington hospitals for emergency mental health services - ‎Jul 21, 2016‎
The funding will improve access to care and reduce wait times, Health Minister Eric Hoskins said during an announcement Thursday in Guelph.
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Defiante docs get open vote on deal with province

Toronto Sun - ‎34 minutes ago‎
This is heading to a showdown. Doctors are fighting the organization that's supposed to represent their interests. And they're all fighting the health minister.

Doctors divided over four-year fees deal

Niagara Falls Review - ‎Jul 23, 2016‎
On the one hand, it has to join Health Minister Eric Hoskins in selling the deal to its members, leading up to a series of rapidly approaching votes by doctors on whether to approve the contract.

Task force report on medical regulatory bodies kept secret over defamation concerns

Toronto Star - ‎Jul 13, 2016‎
Health Minister Eric Hoskins set up the task force in December 2014 to “help prevent and deal with cases of sexual abuse of patients by regulated health professionals.

Province and doctors find healthier relationship with new deal: Cohn

Toronto Star - ‎Jul 14, 2016‎
Health Minister Dr. Eric Hoskins has long known that if he is to get a grip on rising health-care spending with a growing and aging population, he must extend a hand to doctors who act as gatekeepers in the system, writes Martin Regg Cohn.
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LETTER: Cuts will not fix problems

The Barrie Examiner - ‎Jul 22, 2016‎
Please let Premier Kathleen Wynne and Health Minister Eric Hoskins know your thoughts on the matter. Mail them a letter or stand with Concerned Ontario Doctors on July 22 at 1 p.m.

Healthcare boost for North Simcoe Muskoka

The Barrie Examiner - ‎Jul 23, 2016‎
(SUBMITTED) - Ontario is investing approximately $3.75 million in North Simcoe Muskoka this year to enhance support for home care clients with high needs and their caregivers.

More than 2900 Ontarians with developmental disabilities live in long-term care facilities - ‎Jul 22, 2016‎
Asked if he was OK with the number of people who have developmental disabilities still living in long-term care homes, Eric Hoskins said it depended on the individual's level of functioning. “For the vast majority of cases a long-term care home is not ...
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Ontario doctors warn that new fee deal with government will send wait times for surgeries 'through the roof'

National Post - ‎Jul 21, 2016‎
Health Minister Eric Hoskins issued a release saying the physicians services agreement will strengthen the long-term sustainability of the health-care system and increase access, quality and timeliness of care.

Hospital battle not over, say south Niagara mayors

Welland Tribune - ‎Jul 21, 2016‎
The fate of the Welland hospital has yet to be decided, according to south Niagara's mayors. After meeting with Ontario Health Minister Eric Hoskins last week, Welland Mayor Frank Campion said he was assured that no decision has been made regarding ...

Hospital cuts put on ice

Welland Tribune - ‎Jul 21, 2016‎
Forster joined mayors Frank Campion from Welland, John Maloney from Port Colborne and April Jeffs from Wainfleet for a July 13 meeting with Health Minister Eric Hoskins. Describing the meeting as “a team effort to try and turn the ship around, a bit ...

Home health care funding welcome

The Sudbury Star - ‎Jul 21, 2016‎
Health Minister Eric Hoskins said $80 million will be used to provide 350,000 hours of additional nursing care for home care patients, and 1.3 million additional hours of personal support this year.

Our TMH membership number surpasses 3000

Belleville Intelligencer - ‎Jul 19, 2016‎
Ernst Kuglin/The Intelligencer Sharon Urquhart, a member of the Our TMH executive committee, displays some of the thousands of new membership forms recently signed by Quinte area residents.
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Orléans 'health-hub' plan gets $5M planning boost

Ottawa Citizen - ‎Jul 14, 2016‎
The longstanding, never-realized plan to build a health centre in Orléans is getting enough provincial funding to produce building plans, Health Minister Eric Hoskins announced Thursday. When it's eventually constructed, the facility is supposed to ...

Doctors warn fee deal will hurt patients

Kawartha Media Group - ‎Jul 21, 2016‎
Health Minister Eric Hoskins issued a release saying the physicians services agreement will strengthen the long-term sustainability of the health-care system and increase access, quality and timeliness of care.