MONTREAL, Nov. 7 /CNW Telbec/ - Dr. Yves Lamontagne, President and Chief
Executive Officer of the Collège des médecins du Québec, and Dr. Yves Robert,
Secretary of the Collège, are pleased to invite representatives of the media
to a presentation on the subject of financing within the healthcare system to
be made by Mr. Daryl Urquhart, Director of Business Development at Shouldice
Hospital in Ontario. Shouldice Hospital is a private establishment specialized
in the surgical treatment of hernias. The Hospital has earned an enviable
reputation for its efficiency and the quality of its services which it has
extended to Ontario's public system, thus creating an interesting partnership
between the public and private systems. Shouldice Hospital treats some 30,000
hernia cases each year.
Organized by the Collège des médecins under the theme, The Health System
is Everyone's Business!, the Health Summit is bringing together more than 100
representatives of the health system. Among the groups to be in attendance for
the three-day event are the majority of professional orders, associations,
medical federations, unions and representatives of groups dedicated to the
protection of those with health problems.
Date: Wednesday, November 7, 2007
Time: 8:30 a.m.
Place: Montefiore Club
1195 Guy Street
For further information:
For further information: and RSVP: Anne Roy, Communications Department,
Collège des médecins du Québec, (514) 795-4441