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Factoring access issues out because family doctors — who are the gatekeepers to all other doors unless you opt to simply brave the emergency roomthe main problem is timeliness coupled with time sucking runaround. X-ray and lab were on site, so there was never a need to run about the city and diagnosis or action plan was meted out at the same appointment. If I needed to see another doctor or have additional tests, it happened within a couple of weeks.
As an American living in Canada, I can personally attest to long wait times for doctors and diagnostics that don't exist in the US. Recently, my father had a terrible back problem and had to wait for 3 months in excruciating pain for an MRI and it took me 2 weeks of waiting to see my physician. So ya, the right wing propaganda machine is right
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The subject who is truly loyal to the Chief Magistrate will neither advise nor submit to arbitrary measures. At sporting matches, it is customary for fans of the home team to chant unflattering jabs at their opponents, and the Sunday night soccer "friendly" game between Canada and the U. What was unusual though was one of the taunts chosen by the Canadian faithful: "Free health care, free health care.
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Some forums can only be seen by registered members. I have heard some good stuff about it and bad stuff, can an actual Canadian explain how the system works? Actually this is a great question.
Published: October 29, Canadian governments spend a lot on health care, which of course means Canadian taxpayers spend a lot. Of the 28 industrialized countries in the world with universal health care system the U. Only the Netherlands and Switzerland devote greater percentages of their GDP to hospitals, doctors, health workers, diagnostic machinery and drugs.
By ArgusJuly 20, in Federal Politics. A recent study of seven major industralized nations was not kind to Canada insofar as it's vaunted health care system goes. Canada recieved failing grades in virtually every category, and it's wait times were among the worst in the world.