Health-care costs are expected to increase by 57 per cent by 2045.
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Canada ranks dead-last for the number of acute-care beds.
In 2016, the median wait to see a specialist for treatment after receiving a referral from a GP was 20 weeks.
Five provinces including Ontario will see health spending grow close to or exceed 50 per cent of program spending.
Long wait times costs Canadians time and money.