Last year in B.C., the average wait time between referral to treatment was 26.6 weeks.
universal access health care
In most countries with universal health care, patients share the cost of treatment—surgical or pharmaceutical.
Senator Sanders—and much of the media—incorrectly sell single-payer as only path to universal health care
Australia, Germany and the Netherlands all allow more private-sector involvement in health care than Canada.
In the Commonwealth Fund’s rankings of health-care systems, Canada scored a dismal ninth out of 11 countries.
New survey corroborates troubling health-care wait-times trend.
Albertans wait 22.9 weeks for treatment—five weeks longer than 15 years ago.