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Quebec Government Intoduces 5-Year Action Plan for Seniors
On June 4, 2018, the Quebec government released its second five-year action plan to support active aging in the province.
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Dr. Chris Simpson on “Canada’s Wait Time Problem”
Former CMA president Dr. Chris Simpson publishes article on the wait time problem in Canadian health care; stresses the effect on seniors.
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Pharmacare is back on the national agenda; what it means for the CMA
Pharmacare is once again on the national agenda, with the parliamentary health committee issuing its report on the topic, and the Liberal government launching a federal advisory council on a national pharmacare plan.
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