cost of health care

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No Minister Taylor, Canada can’t offer Kawhi ‘free’ health care

Last year, Ontarians waited (on average) 29.7 weeks for orthopedic surgery.


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Canada’s health-care gift horse hardly free

Provincial and territorial governments spent about $157 billion on health care last year.


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The private cost of health-care queues in Canada

In 2017, wait times cost the Canadian economy an estimated $1.9 billion—roughly $1,800 per person waiting.


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Ottawa’s rules make health care worse

Canada ranks among the world’s top spenders, but ranks poorly on several important health-care indicators.


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In Switzerland, the health-care system features managed competition among insurance companies and health-care providers.


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The average unattached Canadian will pay about $4,257 this year, while an average family of four will pay $11,494.