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Health care in Canada

Canada. Science Council of Canada.

Health care in Canada

a commentary

by Canada. Science Council of Canada.

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Published by Science Council of Canada in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Delivery of health care -- Canada.,
  • Medical care -- Canada.

  • Edition Notes

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    Statementby H. Roche Robertson.
    SeriesBackground study for the Science Council of Canada -- no. 29
    ContributionsRobertson, H. Roche.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination173 p. :
    Number of Pages173
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21594217M

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      Access to health care based on need rather than ability to pay was the founding principle of the Canadian health-care system. Medicare was born in one province in Health Care and Religious Beliefs by Loma Linda University Medical Center. They have graciously allowed us to utilize information from their booklet and, as such, some portions (in whole or in part) have been used. With the co-operation and hard work of every member of the Spiritual Care Advisory Committee, we have completed this resource.

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