Comparing the Canadian healthcare system to others – whether they be country-wide or regional delivery organizations – can help us discover ways in which Canada’s system might evolve to strengthen the delivery of publicly funded care. We collect together our latest work in this area here and welcome your commentary and feedback.
Ontario has not recently undertaken a comprehensive plan for improving health services. After reviewing systems around the world, we offer suggestions for change and some important ideas for staying the course.
Many Canadians suggest we should look to Sweden for lessons in health care delivery. However, paying the same as Swedes do for health services would increase Ontario’s deficit by more than $40 billion.