How much do you know about your healthcare professional?

(NC) If you’re getting treatment from a health practitioner like a chiropractor, midwife or optometrist, it’s a good idea to find out as much information as you can about them. It’s simple to view your healthcare professional’s record by checking with their regulatory college. Each college has a public register of the professionals they oversee […]

Continue reading |


When Treated By Female Physicians, Elderly Patients Exhibit Lower Mortality

According to recent research, it appears that females may, in fact, have the magic touch. When elderly patients are hospitalized and treated by female physicians, they are less likely to pass away within 30 days of admission. They are also less likely to be readmitted within 30 days when compared to their male physician counterparts. […]

Continue reading |


Check the registration profiles of health professionals treating you

(NC) To provide the best medical attention, health care professionals gather key information about their patients and clients. You can do this too, about them. Information is readily available so that the public can make more informed choices about the care they seek. Such details are available through Ontario’s health regulatory colleges. “It’s in the […]

Continue reading |