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Euro-Canada Health Consumer Index 2010

The Canadian Frontier Centre for Public Policy and the Health Consumer Powerhouse released the third annual Canada Health Consumer Index (CHCI). The Index evaluates the consumer-friendliness of Canada’s healthcare system. It compares Canada to 33 European countries by assessing the extent to which each national healthcare system meets the needs of healthcare users. In the study, analysts […]

Euro-Canada Health Consumer Index 2009

The second Euro-Canada Health Consumer Index compares Canada with European countries when it comes to healthcare systems. For medical outcomes, Canada compares reasonably well with the best performing healthcare systems in Europe. On the generosity scale Canada collects an average score. With respect to patient’s rights, waiting times and availability of pharmaceuticals Canada places at the absolute […]