People need access to health care based on their need, not their ability to pay.
The notion of equity is the underpinning of Medicare and the design of our entire system. Let’s apply that principle to access to medications as well as health care.
It is astonishing that Canada is the only developed country with a universal public health-care system that doesn't cover medications.
Canadian Doctors for Medicare are speaking out. They believe Pharmacare should be covered.