Doctors say prior authorization led to life-threatening delays in care

People of color bear COVID-19's economic brunt

While providers expected insurers to relax prior authorization policies during the pandemic, 70% of surveyed physicians reported the changes were brief, if made at all, and did not relieve some of their burdens.   Slow prior authorization protocols contributed to

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Anand won’t say whether Canada waived right to sue over vaccine delays – National

Negotiating contracts for coronavirus vaccines required flexibility, Anand says - National

Procurement Minister Anita Anand is not saying whether the Canadian government waived its right to sue over delays by coronavirus vaccine suppliers in any of the contracts signed, as the European Union appears to have done with AstraZeneca.In an

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Canadians are angry about vaccine delays. It’s hurting Trudeau’s poll numbers: Ipsos – National

Canadians are angry about vaccine delays. It’s hurting Trudeau’s poll numbers: Ipsos - National

Canadians are angry about delays in the coronavirus vaccine rollout – and it’s starting to hurt the Liberals in the polls, according to fresh figures from Ipsos. Read more: Majority of Canadians say governments should have acted faster amid

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Delays Turn Canada’s Vaccination Optimism Into Anxiety

Delays Turn Canada’s Vaccination Optimism Into Anxiety

OTTAWA — Canada seemed to be off to a quick start. Its regulator had approved a coronavirus vaccine codeveloped by Pfizer just ahead of the United States, and national newscasts were soon filled with images of people getting their first

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With lingering questions and delays surrounding COVID-19 vaccines in Ontario, here’s where things stand

With lingering questions and delays surrounding COVID-19 vaccines in Ontario, here’s where things stand

Ontario is currently in the first of a three-phase COVID-19 vaccine rollout and while its been marred by shipment delays and confusion from suppliers and the federal government, several regions in the province have begun to outline their local

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U.S. storm delays Canada’s Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine shipment by 1 day – National

Coronavirus: Nova Scotia updates its COVID-19 vaccination plan

Canada’s shipment of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine will be delayed by one day due to the winter storm wreaking havoc in the United States, the company has confirmed.In an email to Global News on Tuesday, Pfizer spokesperson Christina Antoniou

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‘They keep moving the goalposts,’ Rempel-Garner says in criticism of COVID-19 vaccine delays – National

‘They keep moving the goalposts,’ Rempel-Garner says in criticism of COVID-19 vaccine delays - National

The federal conservative health critic warned of the impact of Canada’s COVID-19 vaccine delays on Saturday, saying there could be huge implications to the country’s public health system because of it.Speaking to The West Block’s Mercedes Stephenson, Conservative health

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Canada adds another 158 coronavirus deaths as vaccine shipments see further delays – National

Novavax coronavirus vaccine 1st to be effective against U.K, South Africa variants: study - National

Canada added another 4,084 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, with the national infection total stopping just short of 800,000.Thursday’s data placed Canada’s caseload at 797,738, of which at least 725,500 people have since recovered.Canada’s death toll from the

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Canada’s vaccine delays to dominate agenda as Parliament set to resume Monday – National

Canada’s vaccine delays to dominate agenda as Parliament set to resume Monday - National

OTTAWA — Members of Parliament return to the House of Commons on Monday following a month-long break that was anything but restful to again face the ramification of the COVID-19 pandemic as well as the threat of a possible

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