Keeping Canada Alive Keeping Canada Alive, Episode 1

Keeping Canada Alive Keeping Canada Alive, Episode 1

The first episode of Keeping Canada Alive takes a closer look Canada’s health care system. Stories include: a three-month-old baby boy in Vancouver with a hole in his heart; a 28-year-old in Toronto whose neck was broken during a recreational hockey game; a 73-year-old woman lovingly cares for her husband with Alzheimer’s disease; a teenage girl receives laser treatment for severe burn scars; paramedics rush an 85-year-old man in Charlottetown to hospital suspecting he has had a stroke; and, a nurse at a clinic in Labrador with no on-site doctor turns to Rosie the Robot technology for a doctor's consult. Warning: This program contains disturbing images and subject matter. Viewer discretion is advised.

  • 2015
  • 00:43:42
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 10/08/2015
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Subjects
Medical care -- Canada [LCSH] Primary health care -- Canada [LCSH] Patients -- Canada [LCSH] Hospital patients -- Canada [LCSH] Hospital patients -- Services for -- Canada [LCSH] Health education [LCSH] Health services administration [LCSH] Science [LCSH] Social sciences [LCSH]
Team
Rob Bromley (Producer), Gillian Lowrey (Producer), John Ritchie (Producer), Dana Johl (Producer), Grant Greschuk (Director), Kiefer Sutherland (Narrator)
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