TITLE

Why not private health insurance? 1. Insurance made easy

AUTHOR(S)
Deber, Raisa; Gildiner, Alina; Baranek, Pat
PUB. DATE
September 1999
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/07/99, Vol. 161 Issue 5, p539
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses proposals to expand the financing of Canadian health care through private insurance. The issues of waiting lists and timely access to health care; Services covered by the Canada Health Act; Insurance and actuarial principles; Reasons to challenge proposals for a parallel private insurance tier within a universal health care system.
ACCESSION #
2266543

 

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