According to the Newfoundland and Labrador Medical Association, the province has the country’s longest wait times for mental health care. This is causing patients to wait more than a year to receive psychiatric treatment.
Canadian Cancer Society runs a program to help patients get to and from appointments.
Health authority asks for input from health professionals, tech experts and the public as it tries to cut down on no-shows.
Dustin Hannam, 30, was found in a parking lot in Marystown with life-threatening head injuries. It happened in the centre of town in the early evening, but no witnesses have come forward.