Private medical care comes to Canada

August 2005
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/2/2005, Vol. 173 Issue 3, p225
Academic Journal
Comments on the decision of the Canadian Supreme Court to repeal laws prohibiting commerce in private health insurance in Quebec as of August 2005. Implication of the decision on laws prohibiting physicians to practice in the private sector; Opinion on Lawrie McFarlane, a former deputy minister of health for British Columbia, on the decision; Condition of the medicare system in Canada.


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