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Extra-billing causes hardship and must be stopped, says OFL

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 06/13/17 -- The OFL supports the call by the Ontario Health Coalition for better regulation and enforcement of the Canada Health Act to prevent the charging of user fees across Canada.A recent survey conducted by the Ontario Health Coalition, showed that 88 clinics across Canada are charging unlawful user fees."Privatization in health care is a failed experiment across Canada," said OFL President Chris Buckley. "When clinics charge for service ...


13.06.2017

Hundreds Rally Outside Hydro One AGM, Calling for Reversal of Hydro Privatization

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 05/31/16 -- This morning hundreds of community and labour activists rallied outside Hydro One''s first Annual General Meeting, calling for an immediate reversal of the privatization efforts by the Ontario Liberal Government. The Keep Hydro Public coalition rally took place outside of the MaRS building downtown, where the meeting was unfolding."When asked, Ontarians overwhelmingly say they don''t want to privatize publicly-owned local ...


31.05.2016

Media Advisory: Keep Hydro Public to Rally at Hydro One Shareholder Meeting

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 05/31/16 -- On May 31 the shareholders of Hydro One will meet to discuss profits made at the expense of taxpayers. The majority of hydro is still owned by the people. It''s not too late to stop privatization.Let the government know the remaining shares belong to you and to future generations. While the Hydro One Annual Shareholder Meeting takes place inside the MaRS building we will be outside to say we still own hydro.Join the rally to Keep Hydro ...


31.05.2016

Media Advisory: Keep Hydro Public to Rally at Hydro One Shareholder Meeting

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 05/30/16 -- On May 31 the shareholders of Hydro One will meet to discuss profits made at the expense of taxpayers. The majority of hydro is still owned by the people. It''s not too late to stop privatization.Let the government know the remaining shares belong to you and to future generations. While the Hydro One Annual Shareholder Meeting takes place inside the MaRS building we will be outside to say we still own hydro.Join the rally to Keep Hydro ...


30.05.2016

Media Advisory: Every Vote Is Counted: Health Coalitions Across Ontario to Release Results of Grassroots Referendum to Stop the Hospital Cuts

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 05/30/16 -- On Monday May 30, volunteers in communities across Ontario will release their local vote tallies, as part of the cross-province, volunteer-led referendum to save local hospital services and stop the cuts to community hospitals. The results will be announced at highly visual media events across the province.The total, cross-province vote tally will be announced at a highly visual media event at Ontario''s Legislature on Tuesday May 31 at ...


30.05.2016

Media Advisory: Grassroots Referendum on Hospital Cuts Culminates in Final Day of Mass Voting This Saturday

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 05/28/16 -- Attn: Assignment EditorThere have been hundreds of advance voting stations, and hundreds more will be open tomorrow -- Saturday May 28 -- for the last day of voting in the volunteer-led, cross-Ontario Referendum. In total, there are more than 1000 community voting stations that have been organized across Ontario at busy stores, farmers'' markets, Legions, churches and workplaces. More than 1500 volunteers will be staffing the voting sta ...


28.05.2016

Media Advisory: Every Vote Is Counted: Health Coalitions Across Ontario to Release Results of Grassroots Referendum to Stop the Hospital Cuts

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 05/27/16 -- On Monday May 30, volunteers in communities across Ontario will release their local vote tallies, as part of the cross-province, volunteer-led referendum to save local hospital services and stop the cuts to community hospitals. The results will be announced at highly visual media events across the province.The total, cross-province vote tally will be announced at a highly visual media event at Ontario''s Legislature on Tuesday May 31 at ...


27.05.2016

Media Advisory: Grassroots Referendum on Hospital Cuts Culminates in Final Day of Mass Voting This Saturday

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 05/27/16 -- Attn: Assignment EditorThere have been hundreds of advance voting stations, and hundreds more will be open tomorrow -- Saturday May 28 -- for the last day of voting in the volunteer-led, cross-Ontario Referendum. In total, there are more than 1000 community voting stations that have been organized across Ontario at busy stores, farmers'' markets, Legions, churches and workplaces. More than 1500 volunteers will be staffing the voting sta ...


27.05.2016

Media Advisory: Keep Hydro Public to Rally at Hydro One Shareholder Meeting

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 05/27/16 -- On May 31 the shareholders of Hydro One will meet to discuss profits made at the expense of taxpayers. The majority of hydro is still owned by the people. It''s not too late to stop privatization.Let the government know the remaining shares belong to you and to future generations. While the Hydro One Annual Shareholder Meeting takes place inside the MaRS building we will be outside to say we still own hydro.Join the rally to Keep Hydro ...


27.05.2016

Media Advisory: Southeastern Ontario Communities Join Referendum Initiative to Save Local Hospitals

KINGSTON, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 05/24/16 -- Attn: Assignment EditorCommunities across Southeastern Ontario are announcing that they are joining in the grassroots referendum to safeguard and restore local community hospital services from cuts. They will be holding media events and are available for interviews regarding this ambitious and unique initiative. The media events will be highly visual.Volunteers in more than 40 communities across Ontario have now launched the cross-province volun ...


24.05.2016

Media Advisory: Southeastern Ontario Communities Join Referendum Initiative to Save Local Hospitals

KINGSTON, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 05/20/16 -- Attn: Assignment EditorCommunities across Southeastern Ontario are announcing that they are joining in the grassroots referendum to safeguard and restore local community hospital services from cuts. They will be holding media events and are available for interviews regarding this ambitious and unique initiative. The media events will be highly visual.Volunteers in more than 40 communities across Ontario have now launched the cross-province volun ...


20.05.2016

Media Advisory-Ontarians to Vote in Referendum: More Communities Join Initiative to Save Local Hospitals

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 05/03/16 -- Attn: Assignment EditorThree more communities are announcing that they are joining in the grassroots referendum to safeguard and restore local community hospital services from cuts. They will be holding media events and are available for interviews regarding this ambitious and unique initiative. The media events will be highly visual.Volunteers in more than 20 communities across Ontario launched the cross-province volunteer-led referendum several ...


03.05.2016

Media Advisory-Ontarians to Vote in Referendum: More Communities Join Initiative to Save Local Hospitals

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 04/29/16 -- Attn: Assignment EditorThree more communities are announcing that they are joining in the grassroots referendum to safeguard and restore local community hospital services from cuts. They will be holding media events and are available for interviews regarding this ambitious and unique initiative. The media events will be highly visual.Volunteers in more than 20 communities across Ontario launched the cross-province volunteer-led referendum several ...


29.04.2016

Media Advisory: Town Hall Meeting Called in Response to Devastating Hospital Cuts in North Bay/Northern Ontario

NORTH BAY, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 04/19/16 -- The North Bay Regional Health Centre has suffered from devastating hospital cuts, among the worst in all of Ontario. Since 2013, more than 300 full time front-line and vital support staff have been cut and 60 beds have been closed. Entire departments, including the regional Mental Health Rehab Unit and Forensic Transitional Unit have been closed. Patients have suffered as a result and hospital staff are overstretched. This is beyond troubling, ...


19.04.2016

Media Advisory: Town Hall Meeting Called in Response to Devastating Hospital Cuts in North Bay/Northern Ontario

NORTH BAY, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 04/18/16 -- The North Bay Regional Health Centre has suffered from devastating hospital cuts, among the worst in all of Ontario. Since 2013, more than 300 full time front-line and vital support staff have been cut and 60 beds have been closed. Entire departments, including the regional Mental Health Rehab Unit and Forensic Transitional Unit have been closed. Patients have suffered as a result and hospital staff are overstretched. This is beyond troubling, ...


18.04.2016

Advisory: Closure of Wallaceburg Emergency Department Would Be Death of Community Hospital; Concerned Residents Bring Message to Ontario Legislature

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 04/18/16 -- Residents from Walpole Island First Nation and Wallaceburg will travel more than 700 kilometres to bring a message to the Ontario Legislature at Queen''s Park in Toronto, that the closure of the Wallaceburg Emergency Department would deprive 20,000 people of life-saving care and would sound the death knell of their rural community hospital. After years of services being gutted, the Wallaceburg Hospital is threatened with the closure of ...


18.04.2016

Media Advisory: Town Hall Meeting Called in Response to Devastating Hospital Cuts in North Bay/Northern Ontario

NORTH BAY, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 04/15/16 -- The North Bay Regional Health Centre has suffered from devastating hospital cuts, among the worst in all of Ontario. Since 2013, more than 300 full time front-line and vital support staff have been cut and 60 beds have been closed. Entire departments, including the regional Mental Health Rehab Unit and Forensic Transitional Unit have been closed. Patients have suffered as a result and hospital staff are overstretched. This is beyond troubling, ...


15.04.2016

OFL Urges Ontario Government to Halt the Sale of Hydro One

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 04/07/16 -- As the Ontario Government gears up to sell off another 74.2 million shares in Hydro One, the Ontario Federation of Labour (OFL) is calling for an immediate moratorium on the sale of the province''s hydro transmission and distribution company."The Wynne Government has no mandate to sell off an irreplaceable public asset that was created as a legacy for future generations," said OFL Executive Vice-President Ahmad Gaied. "Pr ...


07.04.2016

Media Advisory: Hundreds to Converge in Ottawa to Protest Hospital Cuts, Closures & the Privatization of Hospital/Home Care Services

OTTAWA, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 06/12/15 -- Ottawa is facing among the worst hospital cuts of anywhere in the province, and is now ground zero for cuts. This Friday, hundreds are expected to converge in Ottawa with a strong message for Ontario''s provincial government to stop the hospital funding freeze. To date, only the hospitals have responded to the public''s concerns about the cuts - they, however, are required by law to follow the communications line set out for th ...


12.06.2015

Media Advisory: Hundreds to Converge in Ottawa to Protest Hospital Cuts, Closures & the Privatization of Hospital/Home Care Services

OTTAWA, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 06/11/15 -- Ottawa is facing among the worst hospital cuts of anywhere in the province, and is now ground zero for cuts. This Friday, hundreds are expected to converge in Ottawa with a strong message for Ontario''s provincial government to stop the hospital funding freeze. To date, only the hospitals have responded to the public''s concerns about the cuts - they, however, are required by law to follow the communications line set out for th ...


11.06.2015

Media Advisory: Mounting Hospital Cuts Trigger Ottawa Protest-Announcement

OTTAWA, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 05/21/15 -- After years of devastating hospital cuts in Ottawa, more are being planned. From 2012-2014 the Ottawa Hospital cut 224 nurses from departments all across the hospital including, oncology, dialysis, geriatrics, transitional care, obstetrics, infection control, endoscopy and neurosurgery. This year at the General Campus, 35 more positions are slated to be cut, including nurses, health professionals and support staff and the care that they provide. I ...


21.05.2015

Media Advisory: Mounting Hospital Cuts Trigger Ottawa Protest-Announcement

OTTAWA, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 05/20/15 -- After years of devastating hospital cuts in Ottawa, more are being planned. From 2012-2014 the Ottawa Hospital cut 224 nurses from departments all across the hospital including, oncology, dialysis, geriatrics, transitional care, obstetrics, infection control, endoscopy and neurosurgery. This year at the General Campus, 35 more positions are slated to be cut, including nurses, health professionals and support staff and the care that they provide. I ...


20.05.2015

Ontario Budget Will Result in Devastating Hospital Cuts If Funding is Not Improved

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 04/23/15 -- For the fourth consecutive year Ontario''s hospitals will suffer real-dollar budget cuts according to today''s Ontario Budget. This is the longest unbroken period of real-dollar public hospital cuts in Ontario''s history. Already, Ontario has cut hospital beds more drastically than virtually anywhere else in Canada, or the industrialized world. Maternity units, entire wards, even entire hospitals are threatened with ...


23.04.2015

OFL Says Ontario Budget Sells False Choices

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 04/23/15 -- The Ontario Federation of Labour (OFL) said the Ontario Budget sells Ontarians short by choosing privatization over tax reform. The result will be a damaging and irreversible legacy that entrenches the economic divide, erodes public services and leaves a poorer province for future generations."Premier Wynne''s budget sells more than just Ontario''s public assets, it sells false choices," said OFL President Sid Ryan. ...


23.04.2015

Media Advisory: Shadow Summit and Mass Rally at Council of the Federation Meetings in Niagara

NIAGARA-ON-THE-LAKE, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 07/25/13 -- Attn: Assignment EditorMass Rally: Thousands are expected to join the mass rally at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday July 25, directly after the Assembly. The crowd will gather outside the church at 41 Byron St. Niagara-on-the-Lake (one block north of the Queen's Landing where the Premiers are meeting).Shadow Summit: Just a block away from where the Council of the Federation (provincial and territorial premiers) are meeting, the Shadow Sum ...


25.07.2013

Media Advisory: Shadow Summit and Mass Rally at Council of the Federation Meetings in Niagara

NIAGARA-ON-THE-LAKE, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 07/24/13 -- Attn: Assignment EditorMass Rally: Thousands are expected to join the mass rally at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday July 25, directly after the Assembly. The crowd will gather outside the church at 41 Byron St. Niagara-on-the-Lake (one block north of the Queen's Landing where the Premiers are meeting).Shadow Summit: Just a block away from where the Council of the Federation (provincial and territorial premiers) are meeting, the Shadow Sum ...


24.07.2013

New Poll Carries Stark Warning to Harper: Four in Ten Canadians Willing to Change Their Vote if There Is No National Plan for the Future of Health Care

OTTAWA, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 07/24/13 -- Canadians are clear in their desire that Prime Minister Stephen Harper call a First Ministers meeting to discuss the future of health care. Many of them are also prepared to change their party support if the federal party they currently support fails to present a plan for the future of healthcare. This according to the conducted on behalf of the Canadian Health Coalition by Nanos Research."Canadians expect leadership on healthcare and they&# ...


24.07.2013

Media Advisory: Shadow Summit and Mass Rally at Council of the Federation Meetings in Niagara

NIAGARA-ON-THE-LAKE, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 07/23/13 -- Attn: Assignment EditorMass Rally: Thousands are expected to join the mass rally at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday July 25, directly after the Assembly. The crowd will gather outside the church at 41 Byron St. Niagara-on-the-Lake (one block north of the Queen's Landing where the Premiers are meeting).Shadow Summit: Just a block away from where the Council of the Federation (provincial and territorial premiers) are meeting, the Shadow Sum ...


23.07.2013

Coalition Slams "Bullying" Tactics by Premier and Health Minister to Force Through P3 Hospital Privatization Without Public Accountability

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 05/29/13 -- Attn: Assignment EditorA bus load of volunteers from Kingston Ontario travelled to Toronto today to deliver 10,000 ballots from a community referendum they held recently to stop the P3 privatization of their community's new hospital. Almost 10,000 residents voted with 96 per cent opposing the P3 privatization scheme.Kingston's new hospital is the latest of a slew of privatized P3 hospitals pushed through by the Liberal government, despi ...


29.05.2013

Media Advisory: Bus of Kingston Residents to Deliver 10,000 Ballots to Queen's Park: Results of Plebiscite on P3 Privatization of New Kingston Hospital Taken to Ontario's Government

KINGSTON, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 05/29/13 -- Attn: Assignment EditorThe bus will leave Kingston at 6:30 a.m. Wednesday May 29, from the Kingslake Plaza parking lot at Division Street near Hwy 401, returning in late afternoon.The bus load of Kingston residents will travel to Queen's Park where participants will attend Question Period, hold a media conference at 12:30 p.m. in the Queen's Park media studio, and deliver almost 10,000 ballots from the Kingston hospital P3 privatizatio ...


29.05.2013

Media Advisory: Bus of Kingston Residents to Deliver 10,000 Ballots to Queen's Park: Results of Plebiscite on P3 Privatization of New Kingston Hospital Taken to Ontario's Government

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 05/29/13 -- Attn: Assignment EditorWhat: Media conference at the Ontario Legislative Assembly Building Media Studio, Queen's Park. Dozens of Kingston residents are travelling by bus to Ontario's Legislature tomorrow May 29 to bring a message from the residents of their town opposing the "P3" privatization of their new hospital. The Kingstonians recently held a referendum in which almost 10,000 people voted on the issue. P3 is Public-Priva ...


29.05.2013

Media Advisory: Bus of Kingston Residents to Deliver 10,000 Ballots to Queen's Park: Results of Plebiscite on P3 Privatization of New Kingston Hospital Taken to Ontario's Government

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 05/28/13 -- Attn: Assignment EditorWhat: Media conference at the Ontario Legislative Assembly Building Media Studio, Queen's Park. Dozens of Kingston residents are travelling by bus to Ontario's Legislature tomorrow May 29 to bring a message from the residents of their town opposing the "P3" privatization of their new hospital. The Kingstonians recently held a referendum in which almost 10,000 people voted on the issue. P3 is Public-Priva ...


28.05.2013

Media Advisory: Bus of Kingston Residents to Deliver 10,000 Ballots to Queen's Park: Results of Plebiscite on P3 Privatization of New Kingston Hospital Taken to Ontario's Government

KINGSTON, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 05/28/13 -- Attn: Assignment EditorThe bus will leave Kingston at 6:30 a.m. Wednesday May 29, from the Kingslake Plaza parking lot at Division Street near Hwy 401, returning in late afternoon.The bus load of Kingston residents will travel to Queen's Park where participants will attend Question Period, hold a media conference at 12:30 p.m. in the Queen's Park media studio, and deliver almost 10,000 ballots from the Kingston hospital P3 privatizatio ...


28.05.2013

Turkey Sells 600-Megawatt Seyitomer Lignite-Fired Plant for $2.25 Billion, an Industrial Info News Alert

ISTANBUL, TURKEY -- (Marketwire) -- 01/03/13 -- Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Turkey's Privatization Authority sold the operating rights of its lignite-fired Seyitomer Power Plant for $2.25 billion. Among the 16 firms bidding for privatization tender, Turkey's Celikler Insaat placed the highest offer for the 600-megawatt plant. This marks the highest offer placed in 2012, regarding privatizations. In December alone, Turkey sold Bogazici EDAS and Gediz ...


03.01.2013

Wynne Government''s Hospital Bed Announcement a Temporary Band-Aid But Health Coalition Slams Expanding Health Care Privatization

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 10/23/17 -- The Ontario Health Coalition congratulated the Health Minister for recognizing the crisis in Ontario''s hospitals and announcing 1,200 new hospital beds today. However, the coalition cautioned that this is only temporary band-aid that will partially alleviate the crisis but not solve it. One-fourth of the hospital money announced today was already announced in the budget and the announced beds are both temporary and too few to meet need ...


23.10.2017

Advisory: Closure of Wallaceburg Emergency Department Would Be Death of Community Hospital; Concerned Residents Bring Message to Ontario Legislature

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 04/15/16 -- Residents from Walpole Island First Nation and Wallaceburg will travel more than 700 kilometres to bring a message to the Ontario Legislature at Queen''s Park in Toronto, that the closure of the Wallaceburg Emergency Department would deprive 20,000 people of life-saving care and would sound the death knell of their rural community hospital. After years of services being gutted, the Wallaceburg Hospital is threatened with the closure of ...


15.04.2016



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