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The government of Ontario is now slowly introducing per-patient funding in a cash-strapped climate.
The government of Ontario is now slowly introducing per-patient funding in a cash-strapped climate.
(Tim Fraser For The Globe and Mail)

Is Canada’s public health-care system financially unsustainable?

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It is often stated that Canada’s health system is unsustainable – a vague, undefined term that is used as a synonym for unaffordable.