VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Dec. 7, 2015) - On Tuesday, December 8, the Fraser Institute will release its annual report on health care wait times.

The report, Waiting Your Turn: Wait Times for Health Care in Canada, 2015 Report, measures the amount of time patients across Canada must wait for surgical and other therapeutic treatments.

A news release with additional information will be issued via Marketwired at 5:30 a.m. (Eastern) on December 8.

The complete report, including charts of wait times for all provinces and medical procedures, will be available as a free PDF at

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