In the media

March 16, 2023

Montreal Gazette

Headline: Lachine community hopes petition, march will help save hospital(Reporter: Katelyn Thomas) https://montrealgazette.com/news/local-news/lachine-community-hopes-petition-march-will-help-save-hospital

UC Chair Ingrid Kovitch quoted. 
 

April 19, 2023

Journal Métro

Headline : Les urgences du Royal Victoria et de l’hôpital général juif surchargées. (Reporter: Alexis Drapeau-Bourdage)

https://journalmetro.com/actualites/montreal/3057254/les-urgences-du-royal-victoria-et-de-lhopital-juif-surcharges/

UC Chair Ingrid Kovitch interviewed.
 

November 13, 2023

CTV

Headline: Patients Rights Groups Concerned About Quebec's Health Care Reforms. (Reporter: Kelly Greig). 

https://montreal.ctvnews.ca/patients-rights-groups-concerned-about-quebec-s-health-care-reforms-1.6643776

UC Chair Ingrid Kovitch interviewed and quoted.


November 21, 2023

CBC 

Name of Program: Radio Noon Quebec with Shawn Apel

Episode: November 21, How are you affected by the strikes?  

UC Chair Ingrid Kovitch interviewed at the 27.30 minute mark.  

 

November 272023:

CTV

Headline: Quebec's Proposed Health Reform Would Complicate Access for English Speakers - Petition. Reporter: Kelly Greig

UC Chair Ingrid Kovitch interviewed. 

February 12, 2023 

Health Matters (CJAD 800) radio show/podcast segment on Users' Committee

To listen to the segment in question, please click on the radio show/podcast entitled Taking care of your heart.

The segment on the MUHC Users' Committee begins at roughly the 30 minute mark. https://muhcfoundation.com/foundation/podcast

 

December 11, 2023:

Montreal Gazette

Headline: MUHC Board meets only in French. (Reporter: Aaron Derfel)

Diane States (Coordinator of the RVH Community Advocacy Council) quoted: https://epaper.montrealgazette.com/article/281522230875172
 

December 11, 2023:

CTV (Reporter: Caroline Van Vlaardingen)

https://montreal.ctvnews.ca/video/c2820991-ctv-news-montreal-at-noon-for-monday--december-11--2023?binId=1.1808883 

On Bill 15. UC Chair Ingrid Kovitch interviewed. 27 min. mark approx. 
 

December 12, 2023:

CTV

Headline: Patients Committee getting complaints about French-only meetings at bilingual Montreal hospital

https://montreal.ctvnews.ca/patients-committee-getting-complaints-about-french-only-meetings-at-bilingual-montreal-hospital-1.6684618

UC Chair Ingrid Kovitch interviewed by Denise Roberts. 
 

December 13, 2023:

CJAD (Aaron Rand)

https://playvideo.bulletinintelligence.com/d8c88ea4f28d41168a28dc1d3faca515?pubid=mcgillhealth

UC Chair Ingrid Kovitch interviewed by about lack of English in Board meetings.

 

February 22, 2024

CTV 

Headline: 'Very Very Concerned' : MUHC has lost 12 beds in cancer ward since November. Journalists: Joe Lofaro and Kelly Greig. 

https://montreal.ctvnews.ca/very-very-concerned-muhc-has-lost-12-beds-in-cancer-ward-since-november-1.6779377

UC Chair Ingrid Kovitch interviewed.