Agenda Producer Hilary Clark talks to Beverly Fernandez, spokesperson for Stop the Great Lakes Nuclear Dump about where things stand with the environmental assessment of Ontario Power Generation's proposal to bury low and intermediate nuclear waste under the Bruce Nuclear complex.
The most expensive way to respond to chronic care needs is with an ambulance and the emergency room. Ontario paramedics might have a found better way. Producer Hilary Clark talks to Ottawa paramedic Tracey Suprunchuk about the growing role for community paramedicine.
Almost 80% of babies born in Ontario are considered low risk and arrive without the kinds of complications that require a hospital setting before and during those births. In this video chat, producer Hilary Clark talks to registered midwife Elizabeth Brandeis about how Ontario has opened the way for midwives to answer those calls.
Community-based care requires dedication and complex capacities, but it doesn't always require the specialization of a doctor. In this video chat, producer Hilary Clark talks to nurse practitioner Michelle Acorn about the growing role for specialized nursing and the leadership roles they can now take on.
They're in virtually every community in the province, available after hours and on weekends. And increasingly pharmacists can help more than ever before. Producer Hilary Clark talks to pharmacist Carlo Berardi about what new "scope of practice" means for his profession.
The Ontario Clean Air Alliance says Woodstock Hydro knocked it out of the park on conservation. Jay Heaman, Manager of Operations, tells us what it takes to reduce energy consumption and why it matters.
In the heart of Toronto, an election battle brews. No, this has nothing to do with Rob Ford. Toronto Centre chooses a federal member of parliament to replace Liberal MP Bob Rae on November 25th, and leading candidates will join us for a debate. What questions do you want to hear debated?
As the terms of the global energy debate shift, what should Ontario do about requests to flow millions of barrels of oil and gas beneath our feet?