Mini-hospitals will complement Quebec’s health system, not erode it
Independent facilities, run by entrepreneurs, have an incentive to innovate and a greater capacity to do so given the smaller size of their organizations.
IEDM – Temps d’attente dans les urgences du Québec – Emmanuelle B. Faubert
March 10, 2023 | 15 min. 40 sec. | Boréale 138 (ICI Radio-Canada) Interview (in French) with Emmanuelle B. Faubert, Economist with […]
IEDM – La durée médiane d’un séjour à l’urgence a augmenté de 34% depuis 2018 – Emmanuelle B. Faubert
March 9, 2023 | 16 min. 37 sec. | Ça vaut le retour (ICI Radio-Canada) Interview (in French) with Emmanuelle B. Faubert, […]
IEDM – L’attente aux urgences au Québec a augmenté depuis quatre ans – Emmanuelle B. Faubert
March 9, 2023 | 7 min. 55 sec. | Sans réserve (98,5 FM) Interview (in French) with Emmanuelle B. Faubert, Economist with […]
Learning to Be Patient: Emergency Room Wait Times Keep Rising Despite Promises
The median length of stay for a patient in an ER in Quebec was 5 hours and 11 minutes last year, according to this MEI study. With the exception of the 2020-2021 fiscal year, the median length of stay of an emergency room visit has been increasing for four years, going from 4 hours and 31 minutes in 2018 to 5 hours and 11 minutes last year.
Mini-hospitals: The MEI applauds the government’s calls for interest
Montreal, March 7, 2023 – The Montreal Economic Institute (MEI) applauds the announced publication of the calls for interest regarding the pilot project involving mini-hospitals run by independent entrepreneurs, as reported by Le Journal de Québec this morning.
Consultations prébudgétaires 2023-2024: Santé – Finances publiques – Énergie (in French only)
Brief submitted by the MEI as part of the 2022-2023 pre-budget consultations of the Quebec Finance Department.
Quebec is the champion in terms of health care wait times
Quebec is #1… in terms of health care wait times. The median ER wait time here is 19 hours, versus less than 4 hours in Sweden. The secret to Sweden’s success is its mixed system, with entrepreneurs working within the universal system.
Specialized Medical Clinics Are Health Care System Allies
If you’ve been waiting months for an operation, what’s your main concern? Is it the administrative structure of the facility where you will be treated, or is it rather a reduction in the time you have to wait?
MEI – Supreme Court of Canada Grants Quebeckers the Right to Purchase Private Health Insurance – Renaud Brossard
February 4, 2023 | 15 min. 59 sec. | The Roy Green Show (Global News Radio) Interview with Renaud Brossard, Senior Director, […]