Media Publications

2016

February 4, 2016: Mario Di Carlo interviewed by CBC TV on geriatrics acute care issue. 

http://www.cbc.ca/player/play/2683085808  

2015

December 10, 2015: Mario Di Carlo interviewed by journalist Aaron Derfel, The Montreal Gazette, re parking fees. http://montrealgazette.com/news/local-news/muhc-maintains-25-daily-parking-fee-but-lowers-rates-for-frequent-users

December 18, 2015: Richard Leboeuf-MacGregor: http://journalmetro.com/local/mercier-anjou/actualites/893225/don-dorganes-les-refus-augmentent/#

December 18, 2015: Mario Di Carlo interviewed by CTV News re Vendome tunnel. 

http://montreal.ctvnews.ca/video?clipId=773367

Dec 10, 2015: Mario Di Carlo interviewed by CTV re Parking passes/rates:

http://montreal.ctvnews.ca/video?binId=1.1810301 (Click on Dec 10 video, 3.40 mark. )

November 4, 2015: Mario Di Carlo interviewed by La Presse re the Protecteur du Citoyen calling on the MUHC to revise its parking rates: 

http://www.lapresse.ca/actualites/sante/201511/04/01-4917149-le-protecteur-du-citoyen-somme-le-cusm-de-revoir-ses-tarifs-de-stationnement.php

October 29, 2015: Amy Ma interviewed by The Montreal Gazettte re new private clinic: http://montrealgazette.com/news/local-news/legal-scholar-raises-questions-about-new-private-clinic-opening-next-to-childrens-hospital

Oct 20, 2015: Mario Di Carlo interviewed by CBC re new express parking fees 

http://www.cbc.ca/m/touch/canada/montreal/story/1.3280991 

September 25, 2015: Evelyn Seligman interviewed by The Montreal Gazette regarding decrease in dialysis services. http://montrealgazette.com/news/local-news/muhc-struggling-with-decrease-in-dialysis-services

September 10, 2015: Pierre Hurteau interviewed on CBC, Radio Noon about Parking issues. 

September 8, 2015: Pierre Hurteau interviewed re Parking and the Quebec Ombudsman by:  

The Montreal Gazette: http://montrealgazette.com/news/local-news/muhc-hospital-set-to-examine-parking-rates 

Global TV: http://globalnews.ca/news/2209139/muhc-users-committee-takes-high-parking-fees-complaint-to-quebec-ombudsman/

CJAD:  https://soundcloud.com/barry-morgan-show/protecteur-du-citoyen-files-complaint-regarding-parking-costs-at-glenn-site-september-8-2015

La Presse: http://www.lapresse.ca/actualites/sante/201509/08/01-4898481-frais-de-stationnement-les-patients-du-cusm-portent-plainte-au-protecteur-du-citoyen.php

And CBC radio. 

May 29, 2015: Douglas Burns interviewed The Montreal Gazette: New MUHC: easy to see, hard to access. http://montrealgazette.com/news/local-news/new-muhc-easy-to-see-hard-to-access 

May 20, 2015: Lisa Rosati – Letter to the Editor (The Suburban) in response to : The Suburban, May 13 article, 'Perez wants Quebec to cut hospital parking rates’. 

April 27, 2015: Press release: MUHC Users' Committee Thank and Congratulate the MUHC on a Safe and Successful Move of the Patients from the Royal Vic to the new Glen site

April 25, 2015: Philippe Ouaknine interviewed by The Montreal Gazette. Article: Kidney patients worry about treatment under MUHC reorganization. 

April 2015: Douglas Burns interviewed on Daybreak, CBC Radio. 

April 20, 2015: Douglas Burns interviewed by CTV News on Vendome accessibility. 

February 24, 2015: Mario Di Carlo interviewed on CBC TV about the increase in Glen parking fees and what this could mean for patients. http://www.cbc.ca/homerun/  

February 2015: CBC interview about the RVH Birthing Unit was given by Brenda MacGibbon.

February 2015: CTV/CBC interview was given by Phillippe Ouaknine regarding Hemodialysis

February 2015: CTV/CBC interview was given by Amy Ma regarding cuts in Psychiatry

February 20, 2015: Mario Di Carlo interviewed by CBC News regarding the increase in parking rates at the Glen site.  http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/parking-rates-to-change-at-new-muhc-superhospital-1.2964906 

February 17, 2015: Richard Leboeuf-McGregor interviewed by Le Journal de Montréal.
Article entitled: Une commission parlementaire pour revoir le don d’organes. http://www.journaldemontreal.com/2015/02/16/une-commission-parlementaire-pour-revoir-le-don-dorganes

February 9, 2015: A press conference was held in front of Premier Phillippe Couillard's office where the petition regarding accessibility at the Vendôme metro was presented. CJAD radio interview: Aaron Rand show done by Douglas Burns. http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/vend%C3%B4me-for-all-group-decries-inaccessible-metro-station-next-to-muhc-1.2950644 

January 2015: Organ Donor permission dilemma article featuring Richard Leboeuf-McGregor in Le Journal de Montréal: http://www.journaldemontreal.com/2014/12/23/un-jeune-greffe-souhaite-que-le-ministre-de-la-sante-facilite-le-don-dorganes-pour-noel.

2014

December 2014: Media interviews concerning the dialysis relocation with the closure of the RVH were given by Evelyn Seligman, Phillippe Ouaknine and Pierre Hurteau. 

December 2014: CMCU (Pierre Hurteau) - Bill 10 update. A letter sent from the CMCU to Health Minister Barrette was written by Pierre Hurteau. http://www.assnat.qc.ca/fr/video-audio/AudioVideo-54445.html

November 26, 2014: Opinion: Dialysis patients have been ignored time and again, by Evelyn Seligman, Arlene Field and Phillippe Ouaknine. Published in the Montreal Gazette. 

November 18, 2014: Letter to the Editor: Bill 10 proposes to save the government millions annually, but at what cost to patients? by Lisa Rosati. Published in the Montreal Gazette.

November 17, 2014: Evelyn Seligman interviewed on Tommy Schnurmacher Show, CJAD, about the dialysis crisis. 

November 7, 2014: Evelyn Seligman interviewed by the Montreal Gazette about the dialysis crisis. 

October 30, 2014: Evelyn Seligman interviewed by CBC Radio One about the dialysis crisis. 

October 29, 2014: Pierre Hurteau. Presentation to the Quebec National Assembly on Bill 10. http://www.assnat.qc.ca/fr/video-audio/archives-parlementaires/travaux-commissions/AudioVideo-54445.html

October 23, 2014: Philippe Ouaknine, MGH Site Committee member, interviewed by Radio Canada about patients not accepting the cancellation of the Décarie Dialysis Satellite location. 

March 24, 2014: Podcast - CJAD: Doreen Edwards, two time cancer survivor and founder of VOBOC; Paul Horowitz, Co-chairman of Montreal General Hospital Site Committee /Member of Central Patient’s Committee and Dr. Jeff Brock, physician and President of MedExtra. Repatriation of cancer patients https://soundcloud.com/tommy-schnurmacher-show/repatriation-of-cancer.

February 26, 2014: Lisa Rosati-White - Opinion: 'Cancer patients want control over where they get care' Article appeared in the Montreal Gazette and on their website. 

Cancer patients want control over where they get care [Feb 25, 2014]

February 22, 2014: Pierre Hurteau - Opinion : Où est passé la compassion envers les patients atteints de cancer ? Article appeared on the MUHC website, Newswire, and Josée Legault's blog.

February 9, 2014: Mario Di Carlo - Advisor/Leader: Community Engagement: An indispensable contribution to our health care system. Exploring opportunities for the New MUHC, Health Innovation Report No.7 

April 8, 2013: Evelyn Seligman and Arlene Field - Opinion: 'New Policy ignores concerns of dialysis patients. Article appeared in the Montreal Gazette and on their website.