News Item – Ontario needs to make more health cuts to meet spending targets: budget watchdog

The government has limited growth in the health sector over the past few years to about two per cent, largely through freezing hospitals’ base operating funding and cutting payments to doctors.

But for the government to keep growth in its health budget to its target of 1.7 per cent over the next three years, it will need to find further savings, according to a report from the financial accountability office.

Full article at: Global News