Canadians aged 65 and older will account for a projected 23.4 per cent of the population in 2040.
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Canada ranked second-last for acute care beds with 2.1 beds per thousand people.
Canadian health-care authorities must revisit rates of reimbursement for virtual visits.
The average Canadian can expect to pay $4,894.
Albertans faced a median wait time of 28 weeks compared to a national average of 20.9 weeks.
Last year, Ontarians waited (on average) 29.7 weeks for orthopedic surgery.
A national formulary—essentially a list of drugs—is unlikely to match the comprehensive lists covered by private insurance plans.