costs of health care

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Before adding new programs, Ottawa should consider what Canadians already pay for health care

The Trudeau government will likely expand the scope of our public health-care system and Canadian families will pay even more for public health care every year.


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Canadians must wait 41.7 weeks (on average) to receive medically necessary elective orthopaedic surgery.


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Canadian patients may be denied new innovative drugs and other health technologies emerging for the treatment of chronic diseases such as cancer.


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“Don’t touch my free health care,” is a common refrain from defenders of the status quo whenever anyone broaches the topic of reforming Canada’s health-care system.


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In most places, if you spend more, you receive more in goods or services. The glaring exception is Canada's government-run health care system.