RELEASE: “OHC Austerity Index Part II” details how Hospital Cuts and Privatization Reach New Levels: Coalition Announces “S.O.S.” – Save Our Services – Day of Action
Posted: January 25, 2013
(January 25, 2013) At a Queen’s Park press conference this morning, the Ontario Health Coalition, representing more than 400 organizations dedicated to protecting public health care, warned that the Ontario government’s austerity budget is causing unprecedented cuts to and privatization of hospital services.
The coalition announced plans for a cross-province Day of Action on Monday, March 4. Protests will be held across Ontario. The coalition has titled the event “S.O.S. — Save Our Services” and with the Day of Action it is launching an S.O.S. campaign across Ontario.