Tag Archives: Health Links

New thinking in service delivery

July 4, 2013

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Demand management is nothing new in the “hard” municipal infrastructure world.  The first 2 of the 3 Rs – Reduce, Reuse, Recycle – is aimed at reducing the demand for waste collection, diversion and disposal. Transportation Demand Management aims to reduce demands on our transportation network. Water conservation and efficiency reduces demands for new water […]

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Let the data show the way

February 8, 2013

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I recently learned some interesting facts. About two-thirds or more of health care dollars are spent on less than 10% of the population. About 75% of the Waterloo-Wellington Local Health Integration Network’s (WWLHIN) $1 billion budget is spent on about 5% of the population. In Guelph, the WWLHIN estimates this to be approximately 5000 people. […]

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