Bold leadership is needed to adapt Canada's expensive and mediocre health-care system for an aging population struggling with chronic disease.
In its continued efforts to provide specialized clinical services closer to home for all Manitobans, the province is expanding the MBTelehealth program to 16 additional locations in rural communities.
Reduced access to healthcare in rural areas is forcing those areas of the country to consider expanding telehealth services as a potential solution for overcoming provider shortages and the lack of patient access to care.
Almost one-third of human disease requires surgery, but most of those people who need surgery are not getting it. Here's why we need to make surgery more accessible.
More than 2 billion people are unable to receive surgical care based on operating theatre density alone. The vision of the Lancet Commission on Global Surgery is universal access to safe, affordable safe, surgical care.
This research helps inform and advance the debate about the current state and future directions of Canadian health care.
Each issue of Health at a Glance consists of a short non-technical article on topics that feature statistics from health-related surveys and administrative data.
Health equity is achieved when individuals can achieve their full health potential. Conversely, equity is undermined when preventable and avoidable systematic conditions constrain life choices.
Canada’s doctors have been advocating for health care transformation to focus on the needs of patients. The health care system is only one predictor of good health and other factors such as housing, education and employment have an equally if not more important role in determining health outcomes.
Learn how the Government of Canada is responding to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission's 94 Calls to Action.
In order to redress the legacy of residential schools and advance the process of Canadian reconciliation, the Truth and Reconciliation Commission has made a number of calls to action.
A summary of the recommendations put forward by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada.