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Health systems often discriminate against Indigenous patients: Philpott

Kristy Kirkup, The Canadian Press Published Thursday, September 28, 2017 4:04AM EDT OTTAWA – Aboriginal physicians are praising Indigenous Services Minister Jane Philpott for acknowledging discrimination that unfolded at her Toronto-area practice prior to her political life – an issue doctors say is widespread. On Wednesday while speaking at a …

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Health plan gets private sector nod – Herald live

Health plan gets private sector nodHerald liveSeveral of South Africa’s chief executives in the private healthcare sector say they are ready to engage in implementing National Health Insurance (NHI) projects and programmes that will make a difference in people’s lives. They were part of a panel …

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Trump Health Secretary May Stay Despite Private Jet Scandal

President Donald Trump’s private jet-loving health secretary isn’t taking off just yet. Tom Price, Trump’s head of Health and Human Services, spoke with White House Chief of Staff John Kelly on Wednesday and didn’t offer his resignation over his taxpayer-funded trips on charter jets, said a White House official who …

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