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Fraser Institute News Release: Canada’s health-care wait times hit 25.6 weeks in 2021—longest ever recorded
December 15, 2021 05:00 ET | Fraser Institute
VANCOUVER. British Columbia, Dec. 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Canadian patients waited longer than ever this year for medical treatment, finds a new study released today by the Fraser Institute, an...
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Fraser Institute News Release: Of 28 countries with universal health care, Canada among highest spenders, but ranks near the bottom for number of doctors, hospital beds, MRIs and has the longest wait times
November 02, 2021 05:00 ET | Fraser Institute
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 02, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Despite spending more on health care than most other developed countries with universal coverage, Canada has some of the lowest numbers...
Until the U.S. Has Universal Health Care, Craft Offers Universal Health Wear
October 12, 2021 07:00 ET | Craft Sportswear
CHICAGO, Oct. 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A recent survey showed that 63% of U.S. adults say the government has the responsibility to provide health care coverage for all. But this isn't yet a...
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Fraser Institute News Release: Health-care costs for typical Canadian family will eclipse $15,000 this year
September 23, 2021 05:00 ET | Fraser Institute
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A typical Canadian family of four will pay an estimated $15,039 for public health-care insurance this year, finds a new study released...
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Fraser Institute News Release: Funding hospitals based on patient services means better health care for Canadians
June 10, 2021 05:00 ET | Fraser Institute
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Paying hospitals based on services provided to patients, instead of allocating pre-defined annual budgets, could improve the quantity...
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Fraser Institute News Release: Medical wait times cost Canadian patients over $2 billion in lost wages before COVID-19
April 13, 2021 05:00 ET | Fraser Institute
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Long waits for surgery and medical treatment cost Canadians almost $2.8 billion in lost wages and productivity last year, finds a new...
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Fraser Institute News Release: Atlantic province’s health-care wait times longest in Canada
December 10, 2020 05:00 ET | Fraser Institute
HALIFAX, Nova Scotia, Dec. 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Atlantic Canadian patients continue to endure the longest health-care wait times in the country, finds a new study released today by the...
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Fraser Institute News Release: Canada’s health-care wait times hit 22.6 weeks in 2020—longest ever recorded
December 10, 2020 05:00 ET | Fraser Institute
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Dec. 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Canadian patients waited longer than ever this year for medical treatment, finds a new study released today by the Fraser Institute, an...
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Operation Eyesight Named One of the Top 10 Impact Charities By Charity Intelligence Canada
November 19, 2020 12:14 ET | Operation Eyesight
CALGARY, Alberta, Nov. 19, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Charity Intelligence Canada (CI) has announced that Operation Eyesight has been selected as one of their Top 10 Impact Charities of 2020 for the...
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Fraser Institute News Release: Canada one of the highest spenders on health-care among universal access countries; ranks near bottom on number of doctors, hospital beds and wait times
November 10, 2020 05:00 ET | Fraser Institute
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Despite spending more on health-care than most other developed countries with universal health care, Canada has some of the lowest...