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Just how great is Canadian healthcare?

The Canadian premiere having heart surgery in the US because "Having the surgery done in the province was never an option that was offered to him," acting Premiere, Dunderdale said.

http://www.upi.com/Top_News/US/2010/02/02/Canadian-premier-chooses-US-surgery/UPI-44691265130780/

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Carpy

Asked by Carpy at 7:44 PM on Feb. 7, 2010 in Politics & Current Events

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Answers (7)
  • How rich......
    itsmesteph11

    Answer by itsmesteph11 at 8:32 PM on Feb. 7, 2010

  • Where are the excuses now?



    Yup ...rich
    tnmomofive

    Answer by tnmomofive at 8:35 PM on Feb. 7, 2010

  • Just how great is Canadian healthcare? It is as great as an infected hang nail. It is as great as waiting 20 hours and 42 minutes in an ER for care( thats the average wait time in Ottawa) or better 25 hours like at the Gatineau campus of the Gatineau hospital.
    Crissy1213

    Answer by Crissy1213 at 9:05 PM on Feb. 7, 2010

  • lol crissy
    AshlieBralynn

    Answer by AshlieBralynn at 10:27 PM on Feb. 7, 2010

  • Interesting.... Never offered?
    mancosmomma

    Answer by mancosmomma at 11:24 PM on Feb. 7, 2010

  • My father is a doctor who practiced in Canada and left Canada because he felt the system was so crappy and his words "Mortal."
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:03 AM on Feb. 8, 2010

  • my dh is canadian, he and his family love the canadian health care. i am sure there are pros and cons...
    i am convinced that our politicians could not ever pull off a working socialized medicine plan that works well.
    happy2bmom25

    Answer by happy2bmom25 at 11:10 AM on Feb. 8, 2010

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