More private healthcare inevitable?
A move by Ontario to have more surgeries performed in private clinics in a bid to relieve pressure on hospitals is being monitored by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. “It is one of the primary responsibilities of the federal government . . . to ensure that the Canada Health Act is always respected,” he said January 16, adding that he and the premiers are “very much on the same page” on a broad range of health services. [node:read-more:link]