In 2017, the federal government introduced new regulations for the drug review board.
access to medicines
August 3, 2021 1:11PM
June 3, 2021 9:29AM
Drugs were approved in the U.S. 469 days earlier (on average) than in Canada.
May 13, 2021 1:00AM
July 11, 2019 1:00AM
July 4, 2019 9:39AM
More regulation will likely lead to slower and more limited access to drugs.
March 18, 2019 9:49AM
Canadians can also expect tax hikes to pay for the government drug program.
December 11, 2018 11:47AM
In a bid to get even steeper drug discounts, Health Canada recently proposed changes to our reference-pricing system.
August 31, 2018 9:54AM
Ottawa’s changes may delay the launch of new innovative medications in Canada.
May 5, 2017 8:41AM
Queen's Park should amend existing programs to better target vulnerable groups.
March 29, 2017 3:00AM
Under Medicare in the U.S., private insurers compete to offer coverage within regions.