Time to re-think health-care policy for the elderly

We need an integrated system of care delivery for older adults which increases the quality and continuity of care and has the potential to reduce costs and enhance the sustainability of the health care system for all Canadians.

Health Minister Jane Philpott, right, pictured with Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould. It would cost relatively little to set up integrated systems of care for the elderly. It would be money well spent, write Neena Chappell and Marcus J. Hollander. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright


PUBLISHED : Monday, June 6, 2016 12:00 AM

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