Who owns the health budget?

Who owns the health budget?

Whose money is it anyway?   Several articles passed through my in-box this week. Both of them reminded me of daily life as a nurse. Both raise the issues of billions of health dollars wasted every year while powerful health unions fight health reform. First. A story...
Taking a stand at the end

Taking a stand at the end

In the end, dignity is the most important thing   A recent Canadian survey showed that one-third of elderly, gravely ill hospital patients are tagged to receive Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, even though they had stated they did not want this aggressive and painful...