Dying to be Seen
The Race to Save Medicare in Canada
Cathy MacNeil has a degree in health administration and has held certifications in gerontology and emergency-room nursing. She has been a registered nurse since 1976. Her health care career includes medical-surgical and critical-care nursing as well as health administration that encompasses nursing supervision and management portfolios. She managed a busy city ER for six years and co-managed a long-term care facility for five years. Currently, she teaches continuing-care assistants at a career college and supervises their clinical placements within long-term care.
Cathy resides in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia with Conrad, her husband of forty-seven years.