The Ontario Health Coalition says it’s launching a new chapter in Waterloo Region.

The non-partisan watchdog says its goal is to protect public health care.

Executive director Natalie Mehra says hospital cuts in the province have been extreme.

https://kitchener.ctvnews.ca/public-health-care-watchdog-launching-in-waterloo-region-1.3914832

She says Ontario has the fewest available hospital beds for patients within the country.