Checklist for Strengthening Health Care in Canada

Publication date: 
Thu, 2012-10-11

Health care in Canada has been a public good for over 40 years. As a result, nurses and other health workers have been able to provide high quality care to the vast majority of the population and public health care expenditures have been maintained as a stable proportion of gross domestic product. Nurses in Canada stand firmly behind the public health care model enshrined in the Canada Health Act and are opposed to privatization in any form.