When medicare was introduced in Saskatchewan in July of 1962, I was six years old and about to start Grade 1. Growing up in Saskatchewan during the health-care debates helped shape who I am today.
health care reform
Jun 6, 2012 to Jun 7, 2012
Octopus Books Centretown @ Under One Roof
251 Bank Street 2nd FloorK2P 1X2 Ottawa , ON
Canada45° 24' 59.0508" N, 75° 41' 49.866" W
The Ottawa book launch for Dr. Ryan Meili's A Healthy Society, which calls for democratic reforms in order to create a healthier society.
One in 10 Canadians are not able to adhere to their prescriptions due to the cost of prescription drugs, found Michael Law et al. in the Canadian Medical Association Journal.
In the early morning hours of January 16, as the sun rose on a fresh snow-covered ground, I, along with Canada's premiers, watched as 15 bright umbrellas came bobbing around the Victoria harbour.
Yesterday the CCPA released a new report that looks at the thorny issue of health-care reform in B.C. (and Canada) and identifies some practical, evidence-based strategies that have been successful.
Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives
As Canada's premiers meet in Victoria to discuss health-system reform, a new study raises serious concerns about a new funding model that pays hospitals based on the number of surgeries they perform.
House Republicans will hold a symbolic vote to overturn health care reform on Jan. 12.
The Virginia federal judge who ruled against a key component of health care reform on Monday has ties to a Republican consulting firm.
At last. We have the best plan ever on health care with the recent report by Dr. John Ross. And the government has accepted all his recommendations. But what now?
Catherine A. Traywick
A bill that would create a path to legalization for undocumented youth passed the House of Representatives Wednesday, and is now headed to the Senate...