"When I came in from the streets I was 117 pounds and I was filthy dirty. I’d go days without eating."
"It's harder for women on the streets."The Score: 15
"I called my partner at the time and said, 'I think I just got fired from being a patient.'"
“I got fired from being a patient.”The Score: 15
“I went to a sexual abuse program at a healing lodge. We were supposed to scream...I screamed my head off."
"I saw a lot of racism in that hospital."The Score: 1
I immediately went to the patient relations office and explained the situation. I said, ‘This doctor does not like gays.’”
"I said this doctor doesn't like gay people."The Score: 1
"The challenge in Canada is the failure to acknowledge the impact of racism or white supremacist logic in health care."
"Providers downplay the role of racism."The Score: 0
"I kept wondering what was going on in my patient's lives. That led to my research."
"I wanted to work in community clinics."The Score: 0
"I had the operation, but it turned out I didn’t have cancer. I was very angry."
"It turned out I didn't have cancer."The Score: 0
I said to myself, ‘If this is what the rest of my life is going to be like, I am not going to waste it.’
Disability is not stopping me from living.The Score: 0
"Our region is putting more effort into health promotion through social media.”
"We're doing more through social media."The Score: 0
"I’ve given up apologizing. I agree that this isn’t good care, and ask patients to complain because I'm not having any luck."
"Overcrowding makes us cut corners in emerg."The Score: 0
I think the private system I am using is one that everybody should have in terms of the quality of health care.
I have been paying for private health care.The Score: 0