August 2011 – If you think flying more than a few hours is too long and uncomfortable to go for a medical procedure, try the bus.
Some Canadians take motor coaches to get to their out-of-town medical appointments.
“There is a huge need for this type of service,” admits Northern Ontario politician and health critic France Gélinas.
“Finding a driver or driving yourself to medical appointments can be a stressful time for people,” said Dean Wright, general manager at PWT, the company providing the bus transportation. “We want to help make those trips less stressful, more convenient, reliable and comfortable.” Read more…