Monthly Archives: July 2015

The new compensation numbers show a troubling trend for nurses

The Public Sector Compensation Disclosure reports for fiscal 2014-15 have been filed. The details are found here: http://www.novascotia.ca/finance/en/home/publications/PSCD/pscd2015.aspx Last year I said severance costs for departing health care executives would be $5 million. According to the province’s financial summary the … Continue reading

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Long-term care isn’t just for the elderly

It seems that those people with some of the sunniest dispositions have the shittyiest lives. Yesterday there was a funeral service for a 68-year-old woman who was in care all of her life. This woman was born with physical challenges. … Continue reading

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