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    January 12, 2022

    Queen's In The News Wednesday, January 12, 2022

    Expert Faculty/Department Media Outlets
    Green, Michael
    • Health Sciences
    • School of Medicine
    • Family Medicine
    CBC Online: Kingston, Ont., has a profound doctor shortage. Here's why
    Dr. Green says the city of Kingston has reached its capitation model, where doctors receive a base rate for each patient on their roster. He says it is not a helpful policy solution.
    Evans, Gerald
    • School of Medicine
    • Biomedical and Molecular Sciences
    • Medicine
    • Division of Infectious Diseases
    • Pathology and Molecular Medicine
    CBC Online: Patient sneaking ivermectin into hospital a scary sign, pharmacists' association says
    globalnews.ca: Omicron is filling up Canada's hospitals. Your health issue might not qualify, doctors say
    Dr. Evans says there’s a risk that if Omicron cases keep trending upwards, emergency care could be impacted too. He also says that no doctors he's aware of would prescribe ivermectin for someone with COVID-19.

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