Improve your chances of prompt treatment in the emergency department

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  • Josh says:

    I’m just wondering if you go to emergency with severe pain and you know what the problem is but haven’t been actually diagnosed of this illness yet can you been seen by the specialist quicker then being on a waiting list for more then 4 months??

  • my open wound is bleeding everywhere says:

    I have seen doctors leave patients waiting so they can go for dinner forget to give a prescription while their in pain not all situations are excusable as a tradesman if your water main broke i surely will not leave uour home waiting for hour while your life investment sinks to t he bottom


Paul Taylor


Paul Taylor is a health journalist and former Patient Navigation Advisor at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, where he provided advice and answered questions from patients and their families. Paul will continue to write occasional columns for Healthy Debate.

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