Press Release – Backgrounder: Final report of the Advisory Council on the Implementation of National Pharmacare

Canada is the only country in the world with universal health care that does not provide universal coverage for prescription drugs. Instead, we rely on more than 100 government-run drug insurance programs designed to serve people in vulnerable groups, and more than 100,000 private drug insurance plans that largely provide employment-based coverage. The way Canada manages and pays for this vital part of 21st century health care is critically flawed.

Full article at: Health Canada