For elective surgery, 99 per cent of Germans reported waiting less than four months compared to 62 per cent of Canadians.
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Canada had 2.8 physicians per 1,000 population, ranking 26th out of 28 countries.
The elective surgery queue cost 1.2 million Canadians a total of $2.8 billion in lost wages and productivity.
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.