Additional Cataract Surgeries Slated For Lethbridge
Edmonton: Several thousand additional cataract surgeries will be performed in Alberta
between now and the end of March.
The bulk of the 3200 extra procedures will
be split between Edmonton and Calgary. However, an addition 120-procedures will b
e done in Grande Prairie and Lethrbidge's Regional Hospital well do an
The cost of the extra surgeries is 1.6-million dollars, with the tab
covered by the existing health budget. About 30-thousand cataract surgeries are
expected to be done in the province this year.
Posted on Friday, February 11, 2011 at 4/23/2014 12:52:04 PM
Source: Dori Modney -- Country 95 News