As the inquest into the death
of Brian Sinclair begins again in Wininipeg White Coat Black Art looks at whether First Nations patients sometimes get second-class health care.
Sinclair, 45 was a homeless man and a double-amputee who died at the Health Sciences Centre of a treatable bladder infection after waiting 34 hours for care. He was also aboriginal.
Dr. Brian Goldman talks to a First Nations woman in Toronto who had to visit three ERs during the course of a weekend to get admitted for a serious stroke.