Medicare

November 22, 2009

Ignores restrictions imposed by Canada's top court when sections of Bill 29 were struck down as unconstitutional.

November 17, 2009

Canadian Health Coalition celebrating 30th anniversary defending Medicare and campaigning for a national pharmacare program.

November 4, 2009

Private delivery of services should not even be considered, says Canadian Health Coalition.

October 8, 2009

The private consultants behind the eHealth spending scandal weren’t able to contain themselves from pinching the public purse for every last dime." - Warren (Smokey) Thomas.

October 7, 2009

804 people surveyed across the province in mid-September by NRG Research Group.

October 6, 2009

'We all need to learn more about the burden of mental illness on individuals, families and our society and try to raise awareness and advocate on behalf of those Canadians who are suffering in silence.' - James Clancy.

June 4, 2009

'Our findings are frightening. Unless you're Warren Buffett, your family is just one serious illness away from bankruptcy.' - Harvard's Dr. David Himmelstein.

April 30, 2009

Detailed document on party health care positions compiled by the B.C. Health Coalition.

April 30, 2009

Fee charged to patients will be replaced with 'tray fee' paid by Alberta Health Care Insurance.

April 22, 2009

'Sandwich generation' needs help coping simultaneously with children and aging parents.'