Picard, A. (2010, July 14). Universal health care matters, but so does quality. The Globe and Mail. Retrieved from: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/life/health/universal-health-care-matters-but-so-does-quality/article1640393/
This article discusses the findings published in The Commonwealth Fund report Mirror, Mirror on the wall: How the performance of the U.S. health care system compares internationally, update 2010. The report compares the health care systems of seven Western countries: Australia, Britain, Canada, Germany, the Netherlands, New Zealand and the United States. .
Canada fares poorly placeing 6th overall. The bottom line regarding Canada is that Canada does not have a patient-centred health care system.
See the related post: Mirror mirror on the wall