WHEREAS Cancer Care Ontario has issued a letter threatening to cancel all funding for cancer services if Windsor Regional Hospital does not submit a plan to send thoracic cancer surgery patients to London. And,
WHEREAS we feel that providing care close to home is the best possible scenario for the patients and loved ones in Windsor and Essex County
WE the undersigned petition the Legislative Assembly of Ontario as follows: -
The Government of Ontario grant Windsor Regional Hospital the same Level 2 exemption that has been granted to Kingston and Thunder Bay to continue providing thoracic cancer surgery in our region.
Maintain Cancer Care in Windsor and Essex County
The people of Windsor and Essex County are facing terrible uncertainty and anxiety because of questions about access to cancer care and thoracic services in their community.
Residents deserve clarity and assurance that cancer care and thoracic services will continue to be available.
Add your voice to our call for a clear commitment from the Ontario government to continue providing thoracic cancer surgery in our region. Sign our petition now!