Last year, the median wait between a specialist referral and treatment was 14.8 weeks in Canada.
wait times for MRI
The province's MRI wait time was longer than the national average.
The province had the capacity to perform more than 1.3 million CT exams but only 419,000 were actually performed.
The Government of Saskatchewan recently passed legislation that will allow patients to pay for Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) scans using their own money.
The heated and often emotionally charged debate over the Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare) hasn’t subsided despite it being the law of the land for more than four years.