economics__healthcare

Healthcare system woes

Submitted by Carlyn Zwarenstein on July 18, 2014 - 13:12

A recent report from the Commonwealth Fund, a non-profit, private American foundation, compares the U.S. healthcare system with a number of its international counterparts.

"Paying more & getting less 2008" - Canada's Fraser Institute

Submitted by Dean Giustini on October 29, 2008 - 14:58

According to the 'right-leaning' Fraser Institute, "Provincial spending on health has grown faster than revenues in recent years...six out of 10 provinces are projected to spend more than 50 per cent of all available revenue on health care by 2036."