Ontario government circumnavigates its own pay rules

Hospital secondments let ministries offer top salaries to compete with private sector

To compete with the big salaries of hospital CEOs and top-level executives, Ontario’s Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care has been using a controversial system of secondments since 1994 to pay salaries to top bureaucrats that exceed government-set guidelines.

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