- HEALTH CAREPrivate health care
- The Canada Health Act guarantees Canadians access to health care. There are variations in what is covered in each province, but should you have an accident, or get a catastrophic or chronic illness, you will be able to see a doctor and get treatment. This hasn't stopped some for-profit medical entrepreneurs from setting up shop.
|No official policy released yet.|
|The Liberal platform does not address private health care specifically. more|
|No position found.|
|The party opposes public subsidizing of private health care. They advocate a method of guaranteeing that federal transfer funds are not used by provinces to subsidize for-profit health care.|
|The Green party opposes "any level of privatized, for-profit health care." more|
- Conservative Party of Canada
- Liberal Party of Canada
- The Bloc Québécois
- New Democratic Party of Canada
- Green Party of Canada
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|Updated: Nov. 7, 2008, 5:00 PM EST|
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