Deregulation of blood safety: Health Canada’s unhealthy decision on paid plasma

The new government must reverse the Harper government’s abdication of duty by acknowledging the reality—that payment for plasma is a safety issue—and directing Health Canada officials to regulate accordingly. This will ensure that the blood system moves towards more, not less plasma collection from volunteers.

PUBLISHED :Monday, March 7, 2016 12:00 AM

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